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Prepositions of Spatial Relationship—B

Summary:

This resource provides guidelines for using prepositions in your writing.

Behind

The boy is behind the girl.

The boy is behind the girl.

Below

Write your name below the line.

Write your name below the line.

Beneath

He sat beneath the tree.

He sat beneath the tree.

Beside

The girl is standing beside the boy.

The girl is standing beside the boy.

Between

She is between two trees.

The girl is standing between two trees.
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