preposition

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a: Preposition ~
b: a bridge

What: "preposition is used to connect a noun structure to others( e.g. pronoun) in a sentence. In other words, preposition is like a bridge which is used to connect between one place to other."

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Writer: Not stated
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Date: Oct 10 2013 3:36 PM



a: Preposition ~
b: a glass of ice water

What: "Ending sentences with a preposition is like a glass of ice water on a hot day - something to be savored"

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Writer: lavinrac
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Date: Oct 10 2013 3:37 PM


The End Of The Sentance Shouldn't Be Steep

a: Preposition ~
b: a cliff hanger

What: "A preposition answers the questions "whom?" or "what?" or "where?" A sentence ending in a preposition is technically an incomplete sentence. The preposition is like a cliff hanger. For whom? To where?"

Useful?
Writer: Not Stated
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Where: Reference Link Has Evaporated
Date: Oct 10 2013 3:39 PM



a: The preposition ~
b: a chameleon

What: "The preposition is like a chameleon, changing its hue to suit each semantic backdrop."

Useful?
Writer: Cognitive Science Society
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Date: Oct 10 2013 3:31 PM



a: The preposition ~
b: the horse that stands before the cart

What: "The preposition is like the horse that stands before the cart. As we do not put the cart before the horse we do not place the preposition after the noun but before it."

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Writer: Mathew Adukanayil
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Date: Oct 10 2013 3:32 PM



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