Prepositional Phrases

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Is a preposition that comes before a pronoun considered a functioning preposition?

 

Such as: "she looks at me"?

Or: "I say goodbye to my wife"?

 

Are these prepositional phrases?

"I left it at home"?

"for what seems like the millionth time"?

Prepositions asked Mar 30 '13 at 14:59 Emma New member

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All prepositions function, when used correctly; your first question does not make any sense. 

 

A prepositional phrase begins with a preposition and ends with a noun, pronoun, gerund, or clause, the "object" of the preposition. All four boldfaced phrases in your question are, thus, prepositional phrases.

link comment edited Mar 31 '13 at 07:24 Shawn Mooney Expert

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