2Prepositional Phrases Starts with a prepositionIncludes modifiersEnds with the next noun which is called the object of the prepositionEx. Heather Graham played a psychologist in the TV show Scrubs.Prep. phrase: in the TV show Scrubspreposition modifiers object of preposition
4Prepositional Phrases Prepositional Phrases are used to describe and give more information about other wordsEx. Dr. Cox has an angry look on his face.Tells us where to find the angry look.Ex. J.D. works at Sacred Hearts Hospital.Tells us where J.D. works.
5Dr. CoxMr. Sarcasm himself…if only I could treat students they way he treats his fellow doctor…but then I’d get fired.
6Find the Prepositional Phrases Most of the doctors in the hospital have the hots for Dr. Reid.At the beginning of the series, J.D. and Dr. Reid dated.This relationship is a source of tension through the rest of the series.Elliot Reid
7Find the Phrase and Tell What it Modifies The patient on the table died.J.D. cried for hours.The janitor is my favorite character on the show.Turk is cool, too – you can’t leave him out of the PowerPoint.