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Prepositions By Mrs. Pintor
What is a preposition? Objectives: 1. Explain what a preposition is 2.List 3 prepositions 3.Underline the preposition in a sentence
What is a preposition? Prepositions show the position of a noun or pronoun in time or space. The circle is below the caterpillar.
A preposition shows the “position” of something in time or space (a location or place) Time Space (not outer space, a location or place)
Prepositions in Space A preposition can tell the location of something The cake is on the table.
Preposition in space The pig is above the pyramid.
Preposition in space The fish are swimming under the water.
Preposition in space The climber is upon the mountain.
Preposition in space The bowl is near the eggs.
Prepositions in Time Prepositions in time, show a position in time: During the movie, I fell asleep. Since I fell, my ankle has been sore. I won’t go to the store until 5:00 pm.
Watch a video about prepositions: Pepe & Petunia
What is a preposition? Shows a position in time or space Name some prepositions from this slide show--- (they are underlined in blue)
Can you explain prepositions? Can you name 3 prepositions? If you can’t do the things above, go through the powerpoint again and try to find the answers.