A preposition is anything a squirrel can do to a tree. Prepositions tell the relationship of a noun or pronoun to another word. Prepositions have objects. The object of the preposition is the word that it gives the relationship to.
Example1: He went
into the house.
Example2: She ran
behind the tree.
Here is a problem you can work on.
Identify the preposition in the sentence
The children climbed up the ladder quickly.
Are there any other prepositions you can put in the sentence above?
Examples of prepositions: in, out, behind, up, down
How many prepositions can you think of
to use in sentences about this picture?
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