i am confused where to put which preposition?

like:- The cat is sitting under the table. It comes after an object and asks ' Where the cat is sitting '

Ans-under.here under is a preposition. 

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Confusion shows lack of practise. Consult book with chapters of  "Preposition" and read the sentences, by repeating the sentences having preposition, one can understand the use of such preposition in one's own sentence.   

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i was unnati

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put the one u think is right and then say it a loud so that if it is wrong u will feel hesitation in speaking that sentence and suddenly the correct preposition will strike ur mind. or else ask sumone who better than u in this field if english.....


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Prepositions "On", "At", and "In"

A preposition is a word that links a noun, pronoun, or noun phrase to some other part of the sentence.

Prepositions can be tricky for English learners. There is no definite rule or formula for choosing a preposition. In the beginning stage of learning the language, you should try to identify a preposition when reading or listening in English and recognize its usage. 

  • to the office
  • at the desk
  • on the table
  • in an hour
  • about myself

A preposition is used to show direction, location, or time, or to introduce an object. 

Here are a few common prepositions and examples.


Used to express a surface of something:

  • I put an egg on the kitchen table.
  • The paper is on my desk.

Used to specify days and dates:

  • The garbage truck comes on Wednesdays.
  • I was born on the 14th day of June in 1988.

Used to indicate a device or machine, such as a phone or computer:

  • He is on the phone right now.
  • She has been on the computer since this morning.
  • My favorite movie will be on TV tonight.

Used to indicate a part of the body:

  • The stick hit me on my shoulder.
  • He kissed me on my cheek.
  • I wear a ring on my finger.

Used to indicate the state of something:

  • Everything in this store is on sale.
  • The building is on fire.


Used to point out specific time:

  • I will meet you at 12 p.m.
  • The bus will stop here at 5:45 p.m.

Used to indicate a place:

  • There is a party at the club house.
  • There were hundreds of people at the park.
  • We saw a baseball game at the stadium.

Used to indicate an email address:

  • Please email me at abc@defg.com.

Used to indicate an activity:

  • He laughed at my acting.
  • I am good at drawing a portrait.


Used for unspecific times during a day, month, season, year:

  • She always reads newspapers in the morning.
  • In the summer, we have a rainy season for three weeks.
  • The new semester will start in March.

Used to indicate a location or place:

  • She looked me directly in the eyes.
  • I am currently staying in a hotel.
  • My hometown is Los Angeles, which is in California.

Used to indicate a shape, color, or size:

  • This painting is mostly in blue.
  • The students stood in a circle.
  • This jacket comes in four different sizes.

Used to express while doing something:

  • In preparing for the final report, we revised the tone three times.
  • A catch phrase needs to be impressive in marketing a product.

Used to indicate a belief, opinion, interest, or feeling:

  • I believe in the next life.
  • We are not interested in gambling.
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 Choose a correct preposition in the sentence.

1) I want to lose 5 kilogram   (on, at, in) one month. 
2) Could you get me this pants   (on, at, in) a larger size? 
3) She seems to be interested   (on, at, in) Psychology. 
4) I will come to pick you up   (on, at, in) 2 pm tomorrow. 
5) This class will be held   (on, at, in) Mondays. 

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1) in
2) in
3) in
4) at
5) on

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Read the chapter preposition many times so that you can understand.In meritnation all the types of preposition are provided so that nobody will have any confusion.

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Preposition indicates a place






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priposition indicates the place of an object

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preposition indicates the place of an object

example:I am on the chair

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preposition indicates the place of an object

example: the cat is under the table.

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if you are confused then what should I do ?
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The train is _ time
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Please go through the study material of prepositions and I am sure you will not get confused.
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Dear student,

Please go through the study material and activities of prepositions and this will clear 70% of your doubts. If you have further doubts you can ask it in the ask & answer forum and the students and experts will give our 100% to clear your doubts.

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There is numerous importance of the forest as it helps us by providing all the useful products which are required for our lives. Some of them are listed here.
Forests provide us with ? Firewood, Timber, Wood pulp, Honey, lac, medicinal plants and herbs, raisin, biofertilizers, etc. Forests also supply us with the different types of raw materials for industrial uses, fodder for the animal?s feed, fuel, and fibres.
Along with these essential products, forests also play an important role in protecting?our environment?by:

Promoting rainfall.

Reduces noise pollution.

Maintains the ecological balance.

Acts as a wind barrier from heavy winds.

Provide moisture and lower the temperature.

Prevents flash floods by slowing down the movement of water.

Preventing soil erosion and preserve the fertility of the soil.

Maintains the balance of carbon dioxide and oxygen in the environment.

Preserves the biodiversity by providing shelter for many creatures that depend on the forest for their survival.
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