Prepositions of Place





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Prepositions of Place : at, on & in


We use
at for specific addresses.

  • Grammar English lives at 55 Boretz Road in Durham.



  • We use
    on to designate names of streets, avenues, etc.

  • Her house is on Boretz Road.



  • And we use
    in for the names of land-areas (towns, counties, states, countries, and continents).

  • She lives in Durham.


  • Durham is in Windham County.


  • Windham County is in Connecticut.



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  • Common Prepositions


  • End a Sentence with a Preposition


  • Prepositions of Time


  • Prepositions of Place


  • Prepositions of Location


  • Prepositions of Movement


  • Prepositions with Nouns


  • Prepositions with Adjectives


  • Prepositions with Verbs


  • Idiomatic Expressions with Prepositions


  • Unnecessary Prepositions


  • Prepositions in Parallel Form



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