Prepositions lead us to the detail oriented portions of a sentence. They want to give more information than just your basic subject and predicate. They seem a little confusing at first, but if you learn a list of prepositions, the phrases are pretty easy to recognize. Here, let Tim and Moby explain it to you!
Brainpop.com – Prepositional Phrases (remember, you might have to log in… user name: leolaes, password: see the board)
So, you watched the movie. Did you try the quiz? Watch out, number 2 is tricky!
Here’s a list of prepositions to help you recognize the phrases:
about, above, across, after, against, along, among, around, as, at, before, behind, below, beneath, beside, between, beyond, by, down, during, except, for, from, in, inside, into, near, of, off, on, onto, out, outside, over, past, since, through, throughout, to, toward, under, underneath, until, up, upon, with, within, without
Grammar Rock on YouTube These Grammar Rock videos were on when I was a kid… maybe they will help you learn!
If you really want some fun, dance along with this!
Preposition Dance done by 8th Graders Go ahead… really… you can dance if you want to!

Video Resources:

Prepositions by The Bazillions

Preposition Dance

Grammar Rock Prepositions