Tag: prepositional-phrases

25 Do we say - "in the meeting" or "at the meeting" 2015-03-17T11:19:15.370

25 'Back in 2000' vs 'In 2000' 2017-04-18T19:35:52.847

19 'learning the ropes' should be followed by which prepositions? 2015-02-11T17:03:20.823

18 Flee from vs flee 2017-02-22T07:19:22.703

13 What is the difference between 'at Christmas' and 'on Christmas'? 2016-11-21T13:53:14.620

11 Is it correct to use "in regards to"? 2014-03-07T19:45:18.640

11 Bare infinitive vs to-infinitive 2015-03-25T13:19:03.883

11 Do we say "accuse somebody for" or "of"? 2015-12-09T08:02:10.773

10 Should I write "X and I", "X and me", "I and X", or "me and X" in a conjoined object? 2013-09-19T08:20:07.953

10 Consult VS Consult with 2015-05-15T06:49:36.327

9 When can we omit the preposition "on" before weekdays 2014-06-23T18:06:14.457

9 Zero articles after "of"? 2017-08-01T00:37:02.500

9 The key to my room. Vs The key of my room 2019-01-15T15:06:38.917

8 Is there any situation where we can use the preposition "in" before a bus? 2014-08-07T09:21:49.950

8 In "Give it here!", is "here" a pronoun, adverb, preposition, or what? 2014-11-28T14:05:13.750

8 pick vs pick out vs pick up 2015-02-16T17:37:12.203

7 To live in village or on country? 2013-01-25T18:51:07.430

7 What does "off of" mean? 2013-09-04T07:07:58.317

7 Using "in" for describing people's outfits 2013-11-26T04:12:07.260

7 What do you say when time-out is over 2013-12-20T07:34:20.353

7 When should we avoid "to"? 2014-05-25T12:07:15.150

7 A cookie in the shape of a foot 2016-06-29T05:19:01.457

7 There is to such thing 2018-08-10T10:05:50.070

6 Is this prepositional phrase adverbial or adjective? 2013-04-05T12:43:02.583

6 “in the morning” vs. “in morning” 2014-11-10T16:58:53.707

6 on either side of them 2015-02-10T12:23:17.390

6 "While you're *at* it" - Why *at*? 2015-02-10T20:07:03.063

6 Should there be a comma in "In this talk, I will …"? 2015-06-30T09:55:04.357

6 Order of prepositions 2015-08-22T15:00:53.960

6 .. the present I made for you LAST DAY 2016-12-29T20:33:41.677

6 When should I use: me or to me? 2017-01-02T13:08:58.447

6 What does "up through" mean in this sentence? 2017-07-22T04:59:04.587

6 Plane took off [from] the runway 2018-04-03T07:46:33.140

5 Too big of a sofa 2013-06-27T07:32:32.183

5 What part of speech is 'day' in 'from day one'? 2013-12-15T18:24:51.953

5 Is “come September” a kind of inversion? 2014-06-05T02:26:06.780

5 Differences between order of verb and subject 2015-01-26T08:53:20.903

5 Which option to say "in the entire country" is correct? 2015-04-20T17:43:05.707

5 Music to Watch Boys To 2015-09-11T14:38:24.363

5 Articles: "as leader" -- why not "as the leader"? 2015-10-02T20:58:24.650

5 Should clauses always start with a relative or subordinate? Can it also start with a preposition? Can there be clauses within prepositional phrases? 2016-01-05T09:50:08.900

5 Difference between “most of the people” and “most people” 2016-03-18T22:51:36.157

5 what is the difference between on, in or at a meeting? 2017-03-17T09:22:14.223

5 Am I using "in the background" correctly? 2017-04-21T14:03:49.677

5 “On my own way vs. “in my own way”? 2017-11-07T22:53:19.497

5 The meaning of "up" in the phrase "up in London" 2019-03-02T18:14:06.407

4 "rob...from..." or "rob...of..." 2014-01-09T11:26:35.630

4 Comparing some sentences with the participle 2014-03-05T06:27:20.153

4 Meaning of the phrase "over a cup of tea" 2014-04-21T16:53:01.220

4 Is it correct to end a sentence with “I thought to myself”? 2014-05-20T13:33:02.123

4 Can we use the preposition "on" before "the night"? 2014-05-22T13:14:17.113

4 "OF" usage in the beginning of a sentence 2014-06-03T10:00:02.523

4 On my count and On my mark 2014-06-07T07:44:53.697

4 Can we use "at the cost of" to express equality of the prices? 2014-12-13T06:54:46.063

4 Timing of "have now been accounted for" 2014-12-15T20:51:16.787

4 when to use preposition 'to' or 'for' 2015-03-18T03:56:20.833

4 Range/Variety Of 2015-05-20T17:49:51.420

4 He pointed towards the outside of the room 2015-07-01T23:10:57.540

4 "Long wire runs often cause nuisance tripping of GFCI circuit breakers" - could we omit the preposition "of"? 2015-09-14T02:26:51.960

4 Difference between "on top of" and "over" 2015-10-08T13:18:50.287

4 "in which people study" or "where people study on" 2015-10-21T07:14:41.000

4 What is the difference between "at the time" and "in the time" when they refer to a period of time? 2015-11-16T14:14:19.000

4 I want to introduce Japanese food to her or I want to introduce her to Japanese food 2016-01-14T04:01:41.180

4 "He likes it tomorrow" / "We leave for Hawaii tomorrow" - Why is the first sentence bad? 2016-01-16T03:05:56.820

4 Could "front" also mean "before"? 2016-02-07T23:04:23.853

4 Placement of "with" before an absolute clause 2016-02-12T17:09:06.067

4 Prepositional complement (two - part question) 2017-03-25T14:24:11.990

4 "Problem with <person>" vs. "Problem of <person>" 2017-03-28T11:06:43.677

4 I sleep in middle. You sleep in outside. Mummy sleeps in inside 2017-10-01T01:04:54.020

4 Can a preposition modifies a prepositional phrase? 2018-04-11T06:09:56.403

3 parse: out + prepositional phrase 2013-03-09T02:09:10.170

3 "Picking my wallet up" or "Picking up my wallet"? 2013-08-29T14:03:10.600

3 Does "one moment " function as an adverb phrase? 2013-09-16T06:28:15.963

3 arrange a meeting [for] this weekend 2013-12-09T19:12:04.033

3 (Up to / until / by) 50% off 2014-04-16T04:45:14.663

3 Meaning of "the vanquishing of something" 2014-05-03T22:23:57.177

3 Is it correct to use by, at, around and after with the present perfect tense? 2014-06-13T14:18:23.860

3 Can we avoid the preposition "on" in same cases 2014-06-25T09:39:43.480

3 Who calls 'where' a preposition? 2014-07-11T05:35:48.027

3 Passive voice and prepositional phrases 2014-08-18T10:52:00.003

3 What does further up the train mean? 2014-09-02T01:14:27.763

3 Is 'where' used as a noun or pronoun in question? 2014-09-20T18:07:02.627

3 Question about [them] or [their] being...? 2014-12-09T20:07:40.563

3 Three prepositional phrases one after the other: is it harder to understand? 2014-12-14T12:56:13.677

3 the first time vs. for the first time 2015-01-04T11:07:01.203

3 Prepositional Phrase - confused - at or in 2015-03-18T03:54:33.030

3 Police ride horses and bikes 2015-06-15T23:46:30.800

3 Adverbial/Adjectivial phrase placement 2015-06-24T08:37:26.043

3 May I stack prepositions: "somewhere inside of me"? 2015-06-27T13:58:59.503

3 Can we use the verb "arrive" with the preposition "to"? 2015-07-21T17:54:06.127

3 Shoot, Shoot At 2015-08-11T02:07:26.490

3 Adverbial phrase or Adjectival phrase? 2015-08-21T22:23:17.693

3 "What was a little X going to do?" or "what was a little of X going to do?" 2015-09-25T07:37:36.400

3 What's the difference between “rise to the occasion” and “rise with the occasion”? 2015-10-14T03:10:14.797

3 Is 'Thanks to' a Gallicism to be avoided? 2015-11-04T07:44:38.523

3 even as a reference to it is also -- where did the subject go? 2015-12-10T07:27:52.857

3 "<someone>'s" vs. "for <someone>" 2015-12-31T19:12:30.223

3 "In his ear" - preposition phrase or adverbial phrase? 2016-01-12T13:08:21.043

3 How to parse "in the twenties"? 2016-02-19T21:53:01.190