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6 th grade. Prepositions & Prepositional Phrases. What is a Preposition?. A preposition is a part of speech that introduces a prepositional phrase. In English, the most common prepositions are: of on to in for with. For example, in the sentence ‘Trevor sat on the ground ’ ,

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6th grade

Prepositions&Prepositional Phrases


What is a Preposition?

A preposition is a part of speech that introduces a prepositional phrase.


In English, the most common prepositions are:

of

on

to

in

for

with


For example, in the sentence

‘Trevor sat on the ground’,

the word on is a preposition, introducing the prepositional phrase on the ground.


Here are some other common prepositions:


Here are some compound prepositions:


Find the prepositional phrase.

The boys ran to the front yard.


A preposition indicates a relation between things mentioned in a sentence.


SpongeBob worked at the

Krusty Krab during the day.


Find the prepositional phrases.

They went for a 3 hour tour, but were stranded on the island for years.


Find the prepositional phrases.

They went for a 3 hour tour, but were stranded on the island for years.


Find the prepositional phrases.

Phineas and Ferb were on the

steps at Disney and Perry was

flying into the scene.


Find the prepositional phrases.

Phineas and Ferb were on the

stepsat Disney and Perry was

flying into the scene.


Find the prepositional phrases.

After dinner Philip went to the grocery store.


Find the prepositional phrases.

After dinner Philip went to the grocery store.


Find the prepositional phrases.

We looked below the shelf for a bucket.


Find the prepositional phrases.

We looked below the sinkfor a bucket.


Find the prepositional phrases.

Some jogger ran over the hill and past a lake.


Find the prepositional phrases.

Some jogger ran over the hill and past a lake.


Find the prepositional phrases.

In June my cousin went down the Colorado River.


Links:

BrainPop

http://www.brainpop.com/english/grammar/prepositionalphrases/

Grease

http://www.teachertube.com/viewVideo.php?video_id=102018&title=The_Preposition_Song


Find the prepositional phrases.

In June my cousin went down the Colorado River.


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