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Language Tip: Basic Use of Prepositions

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from,
without
noun +’ +s  (If a noun ends by –s then we add only ‘ after that – s.)

They are from England.
The size of my shoes is 42.
I like my coffee without cream.
My sister‘s husband is a doctor.
Sam and Susan‘s house is for sale.

to

Can you give it to Peter?
He’ll show it to you.

about

She always talks about her family.
We have never said anything about it.

with
by (Always when we speak of means of transport.)

They’ll come with friends.
We went by car.

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