- A preposition is a member of a group of words, or part of speech, that usually show where something happens. Typically a preposition is followed by a noun.
- In the sentence, "I come from Canada," from is a preposition.
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|parts of speech||noun - verb - adjective - adverb - determinative/determiner - pronoun - conjunction - preposition - interjection|
|grammatical functions||head - subject - predicate - object - complement - modifier - adjunct - determiner/specifier|
|clauses||independent clause - dependent clause - subordinate clause - relative clause|