Rules For Prepositions And Conjunctions
Preposition and Conjunction Rules
- Preposition are the words that show the relation between the noun, pronoun and other words in the sentence.
- Only some case Preposition comes before noun.
- Preposition never change their form.
- Conjunction link the words, phrases and clauses.
- There are generally of 3 type:-
- Coordinating conjunctions- for , an , or ,yet, so, etc.
- Correlative conjunctions- neither nor, either or, both, but also.
- subordinating conjunctions– although, all, if, as, etc.
Preposition are classified on 2 types.
(i) Simple Preposition
(ii) Compound Preposition
These are single word preposition- before, between, by, during, from, in, into, of, on, to, through, etc.
(i) The car parked in shade.
(ii) The child is hidding under table.
As, name suggest Compound Preposition is the more than one word preposition.- between, below the, in front of, on behalf of- are the prepositions made of more than one word.
(i) My flat is between Noida sec 15 and the Noida sec 16.
Preposition at movement
Preposition can be used under movement.
- We use to specific thing or destination or we are aiming at particular thing.
(i) Alia turned her back to the audience.
(ii) He drove to Mumbai in five hours, from Pune.
Use of though- We generally use though to provide the information about the movement in one side to the order side
(i) Rat went through the box
(ii) Thief walked quickly through gate.
Preposition for the place
In this, preposition are used to located the place.
For Example- in, at, on
- We use at to show the any specific place and location or position.
(i) Amir Khan lives at Lower Paral, Mumbai.
(ii) Rohan was waiting for Seema at Bus Stop
- We use the preposition on for any vertical or horizontal surface.
Conjunctions are basically of 3 types
These conjunctions can join single words, or group of words, but there always prefer to join the similar the words.
Coordinating conjunctions are: and, nor,or, so, yet, for, but.
|or||verb + verb||Have you ever seen or drive the car bugatti|
|so||sentence + sentence||In movie hall I was willing to sit at back so, i booked fast|
|and||noun phrase + noun phrase||We have the free pass for Wiz Khalifa and for Club|
|but||sentence + sentence||The paneer was prepared on Wednesday, but chicken was prepared on Tuesday.|
These kind of conjunctions are used in pairs. They always join in similar kind of elements.
|either…or||noun + noun||Tonight party is either in Kunal flat or in Rakesh flat|
|neither…nor||subject + subject||Neither paneer nor chicken will be prepare on Thrusday|
|both…and||subject + subject||Both me and my brother are living in US.|
|not only…but also||subject + subject||Not only save the money but also try to invest it is important for future.|
This kind of conjunction is a word which join together dependent and an independent clause.
Clause- containing subject and verb.
For Example- It is raining in the town.
Here the clause; the subject is “it” and the verb is “is raining“
Dependent Clause doesn’t exists own; its always need independent clause to go.