Preposition 1

Type of Preposition

Prepositions of place/direction

across, at, from, in, near, of , under, up

1. We started out from home at six o'clock this morning and arrived at our destination at noon

2. Rosy and Carol spread the mat under the tree near the stream.

Preposition of time

about, after, at, from, on, till

1. I'll be on holiday from this Monday till next Friday.

2. Jonathan goes to school at a quarter to eight every morning.

Prepositions of agent/source

by, from, over, through, with

1. Shawn Lim comes from a poor family.

2. We received the parcel of books written by John Steinbeck through your sister.