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Prepositions

As tendons connect muscle to bone, prepositions connect their ____________________ to another part of the ______________________.

The WORD ____________________________is found in the term preposition.

A preposition is a part of speech that shows _________________ between _______ things. _____________ (on, under, in) _____________ (before, after, during) ______________ (from, toward, to)

I am swimming towards the shark. I am swimming away from the shark. I am swimming inside the shark.

There is a very distinct___________________________________ in prepositional phrases.

Preposition + Modifier+ Object = Prepositional ___________________

The objects of prepositional phrases are always ___________________ or ______________________.

NON-EXAMPLES OF PREPOSITIONAL PHRASES

The _____________of the sentence will NEVER / ALWAYS be located in a prepositional phrase The _____________of the sentence will NEVER / ALWAYS be located in a prepositional phrase

Check out the Preposition Song!!

Basketball On the court Off the ground Through the air Above the rim Down you come Towards the hoop Into the basket SLAM! It goes in Like a hot knife through butter.