6-prepositions

Prepositions

Phrases of prepositions often show where something is in according to someone or something else. Prepositions can also indicate time.

Prepositions often appear in phrases together with nouns or verbs. A preposition with a verb will have another meaning than the verb alone.

 

Prepositions are often used in time expressions, they can have another meaning than alone or in other expressions.

in  -  year and months, in 2013, in May

on - dates and days, on August 5th, on Monday

at - about time, at 12:15 pm, at 09:30 am

am - after midnight and before noon (ante meridiem)

pm - after noon until midnight (post meridiem)