A Detailed Overview of English Preposition:
This is a word used before a noun or pronoun linking it to another word, words or phrases. General examples of prepositions are:
in, at, by, into, with, on, under, over, before etc. Let us get a glimpse of some commonly used preposition:
Let us Learn the Usage of these prepositions:
The preposition 'In': The word is used to show the presence of something e.g. The cat is in the room or There is some water in the glass. So, it shows presence but static not active.
The use of 'Into': The word is used to show active presence or movement inside e.g. The cat is going into the room or He is pouring water into the glass.
Using Preposition 'At': It shows presence in or near a place e.g. He is at college or She is at station.
The presposition 'On': The word shows position of something at a given time. Examples are: The Books are lying on the table or We were walking on ice.
The use of 'With': It shows company or inclusion of something or someone. It also shows linkage of a verb or adjective with a noun object. Examples are: We went to Marree with our parents or Pakistan is angry with America.
Without: It shows disassociation or exclusion of something or someone. It also shows linkage of a verb or adjective with a noun object. Examples are: We went to Marree without our parents or He baked the cake without oil.