What Kind of Phrase?
Another short lesson about prepositional phrases and the distinction between adjective or adverb phrases. Examples are provided.
• to review the concept of prepositions and prepositional phrases;
to demonstrate how adjective phrases and adverb phrases are used;
to test students? understanding through appropriate exercises.
When we use a preposition, we often have to use a prepositional phrase. This is a group of two or more words that begins with a preposition and ends with a noun or pronoun. This noun or pronoun is called the object of the preposition.