Prepositional Phrase Examples List

Prepositional phrases are groups of words containing prepositions. Remember that prepositions are words that indicate the relationships between various elements within a sentence, and you’ll never have difficulty identifying prepositional phrases.

Preposition of Phrase Practice Set

I’m going — Friday.
I always feel tired … the evening.
Shanu was born … 2018.
What are you doing … the weekend?
I can’t to go the party … Sunday.
I’ll be back …. an hour.
Are you doing anything …. Saturday night?
I’m busy … the moment.
The office closes … 5:30.

Prepositional Phrase List

In On At
In conclusion On the right At a conference
In a room On a map At the doctor’s
In the article On the left At a party
In the journal On an island At someone’s house
In a building On a page At a concert
In a box On the floor
In a garden On the wall
In the city centre On the table
In a pool On the door
In a line On the ceiling
In the sky On the internet
In bed On the other hand
On a list

Prepositional Phrase with Examples

  1. At the age of – I learnt to drive at the age of 21.
  2. At the beginning of – I joined a gym at the beginning of the year.
  3. At the bottom of – There’s a shop at the bottom of this hill.
  4. At all coasts – I need to pass this exam at all costs.
  5. At one’s desk – I spend most of my working day at my desk.
  6. At the door – There’s somebody a the door.
  7. At the end – I’m going to Mumbai at the end of the month.
  8. At fault – Who was at fault for the accident?
  9. At first – At first, I was happy here but now I’m not.
  10. At first sight – We met at University and it was love at first sight.
  11. At a glance – At a glance, your resume looks fantastic.
  12. At a guess – at a guess, 100 people were at the party.
  13. At hand – I always have a pen at hand in case I need to take notes.
  14. At … km per hour – He was fined $200 for driving at 200 km per hour.
  15. At last – At last, our bus has arrived. Thank goodness!
  16. at the latest – Cinderella had to be home by 12 at the latest.
  17. At least – It’s cold but at least it’s not raining.
  18. At length – My dad could talk at length about Irish history.
  19. At midday/midnight – I went home at midnight as I was tired.
  20. At the moment – I’m living in Ireland at the moment.
  21. At night – I can’t study during the day. I prefer to study at night.
  22. At once – Everybody started talking at once.
  23. At present – At present, I’m working for a multinational.
  24. At random – Numbers are selected at random in a lottery.
  25. At any rate – At any rate, I’m confident I’ll find a job soon.
  26. At the same time – I had fun and improved my English at the same time.
  27. At school – Things were very different when I was at school.
  28. At short notice – She cancelled the meeting at short notice.
  29. At the table – The whole family sat at the table for dinner.
  30. At times – At times, I feel like moving to another country.
  31. At the top of – Barcelona are at the top of the Spanish league.
  32. At university – I studied economics at university.
  33. At the weekend – I love going out with friends at the weekend.
  34. At work – I’m at work right now so I’ll call you back later.