A list of Prepositions from A to Z and types of relationships

What will I learn from the list of prepositions 

This lesson shows a list of prepositions from A to Z for you to use as a reference guide. The first part lesson shows some of the relationships they can have. 

What relationships can prepositions have?

A preposition shows what the relationship is between the object and other words that are in the same sentence.

Some of the  that prepositions can be used to show relationships that express  place or position, time, manner, direction, and agent.

Examples of relationships

The letter is on the desk. (place or position)

The man ran towards the park. (direction)

The man arrived at five o'clock. (time)

He travels by taxi. (manner)

The website was written by her. (agent)

List of prepositions from A to Z

A
aboard
about
above
across
after
against
along
alongside
amid
among
amongst
around
as
aside
astride
at
atop

 

B
barring
before
behind
below
beneath
beside
besides
between
beyond
but
by

 

C
circa
concerning
considering

 

D
despite
down
during

 

E
except
excepting
excluding

 

F
failing
following
for
from

 

I
in
including
inside
into

 

L
like

 

M
minus

 

N
near
nearby
next
notwithstanding

 

O
of
off
on
onto
opposite
outside
over

 

P
past
per
plus

 

R
regarding
round

 

S
save
since

 

T
than
through
throughout
till
times
to
toward
towards

 

U
under
underneath
unlike
until
unto
up
upon

 

V
versus
via

 

W
with
within
without
worth

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