BrainPOP

Prepositional Phrases

What the heck is a prepositional phrase? In this BrainPOP movie, Tim and Moby (and Moby’s orange hat) will teach you all about prepositional phrases. You’ll learn what kinds of questions these phrases can answer as well as what they do in a sentence and what kind of information they can give you. Find out the two parts of a prepositional phrase, including how it begins and what comes at the end. You’ll also learn about the two different types of prepositional phrases and how they differ depending on the part of speech they modify. At the end of the movie, you’ll easily be able to recognize a prepositional phrase! (Did you catch that one?)

Watch the English movie about Prepositional Phrases »


Can you list some major prepositions for me?

Are there rules about prepositions?

What is a phrase?