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Is down a PREPOSITION IN THIS SENTENCE?
The dog looked down and saw its shadow.

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asked by Jerry Owens
  1. No ... an adverb.

    It tells WHERE the dog looked.

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    posted by Writeacher
  2. You can also tell that "down" isn't a preposition in this sentence because it isn't followed by a noun or pronoun.

    Example:
    down the hill

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    posted by Ms. Sue

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