A word that is placed before a noun or a pronoun to show in what
relation the person/ thing denoted by it stand in regard to
something else is called preposition. ⇴ The word preposition means : that which is placed before
pronoun. ⇴ A preposition joins a noun to a noun, a noun to an
adjective and a noun
to a verb.
➥ Ramesh is a founder of group.
➥ Grishma put a cup on the desk.
➥ The panther jumped off the tree.
In the above sentences "of", "on", "off" are the preposition.
➽ Something more about preposition :
Prepositions do not have any other form. They cannot be plural,
possessive, inflection, or anything else.
Preposition can have two or more
➥ Vishal can go by road or air.
➽ Few words are used sometimes as
and sometimes as
prepositions. It’s a matter of where and how it is used in the
➥ I have not seen him before. - Adverbs
➥ Vishal came that before me. - Preposition