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Homework Help: ELA

Posted by Andrew on Tuesday, January 24, 2012 at 5:26pm.

A preposition relates a noun or pronoun to another word in a sentence.

A prepositional phrase begins with a preposition and ends with a noun or pronoun.

Pick the prepositional phrase for each sentence
1. A young boy was frail and small for his age.
Answer:for his age

2. His parents thought working at a sport would make him stronger.
Answer: at a sport

3. The boy and his parents talked about sports he might enjoy,
Answer:about sports

4. The young boy quickly decided on ice skating.
Answer:on ice skating

5. In a short time, everyone knew it was a good decision.
Answer:In a short time

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