Language Arts

Underline the prepositional phrase in each sentence below.
1. My dad was over the hill when he turned fifty-one years old.
2. We walked up the stairs.
3. My mom took walk around the block.
4. I looked under my bed.-I feel that under my bed is the prepositional phrase. Please let me know if I am correct on this.
I am a bit confused on this can you assist me with 1-3 please.

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  1. For number 2 is up the stairs the prepositional phrase?

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  2. You're correct for #4.

    http://www.chompchomp.com/terms/preposition.htm
    Read this carefully, and study that list of prepositions. Then let us know what you think about #s 1-3.

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    Writeacher
  3. Right for 2, also.

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    Writeacher
  4. On number one would over the hill be the prepositional phrase?

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  5. yes

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    Writeacher
  6. On number 3 would the prepositional phrase be around the block?

    Please advise

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  7. Yes, around the block is a prepositional phrase.

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    Ms. Sue
  8. Thank you Ms. Sue. I appreciate your help on this. This is something new we are learning in school.

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  9. If you can identify the prepositional phrases, figuring out the rest of the sentence is easy.

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    Ms. Sue
  10. On #13 is there only 1 or 2 prepositional phrases?

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