A prepositional phrase usually starts with around, before, for, onto, over, to or through.
This quote from Albert Einsten includes a prepositional phrase - "Once we accept our limits, we go beyond them"
A prepositional phrase has a preposition and an object.
A prepositional phrase functions as an adjective or adverb.
periphrastic construction using a prepositional phrase beginning with " of ": " the door of the house " .
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