A Preposition is a word placed before a noun or pronoun to show its relation to some other word as…
I write with a pen.
There are two classes of Prepositions.
1. Simple Prepositions
2. Compound Prepositions
Simple Prepositions are those which are not compounded with any other word.
The Simple Prepositions generally assist in determining the place or position of a person or thing.
John went on the roof and found his ball in the gutter.
ON shows the place of John and IN the place where the ball was found.
The Simple Prepositions are nineteen.
Compound Prepositions are those which are formed by uniting two words or parts of words.
Amid Or Amidst
Among Or Amongst
Between Or Betwixt
Write five sentences each containing a Simple Preposition.
Write five sentences each containing a Compound Preposition.