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Preposition
&
Capitalization
Group members
Ahmad Manzoor
Areeba Imtiaz
Ali Zafar
Ahmad Qayyum
Badar Umer
Jehanzaib
• A word or group of words used before
a noun, pronoun, or noun phrase.
• Indicate relationships between other
words in a sentence.
• Also express spatial and temporal
relationships between parts of a
sentence.
• Some examples of prepositions are
words like "in," "at," "on," "of," and "to."
Preposition
• I should rewrite the introduction of my essay.
• Dan ate lunch with his boss.
• Did you send that letter to your mother?
• We arrived at the house in the afternoon.
• The tiger jumped onto my face.
Examples:
• Prepositions of Place/Location.
• Prepositions of Time.
• Prepositions of Direction.
• Prepositions of Spatial Relationships.
Types Of Preposition
Preposition Of Place/Location:
• used to refer to a place where something or
someone is located.
• allow to be specific when talking about where
action takes place in stories.
• There are three prepositions of place.
At – used to discuss a certain point
In – used to discuss an enclosed space
On – used to discuss a surface
Examples:
• We spent a quiet evening at home.
• I was so tired that I took a nap in the car.
• What’s on the menu this evening?
.
Preposition Of Time:
• allows you to discuss a specific time period
such as a date on the calendar
• are the same words as prepositions of, place
however they are used in a different way.
• There are three prepositions of place.
At – used to discuss clock times, holidays and festivals
In-used to discuss months, seasons, years, centuries
On –used to discuss certain days of the week or portions of day
Examples:
• Meet me at 7:30.
• My parents grew up in the1960s.
• My vacation ends on Monday.
Preposition Of Direction:
• way which a person or thing moves
• Express movement toward something.
• such as up, down, in, out, left, right, forward,
backward, or sideways.
Examples:
• The red ball bounced across the blue line.
• John walked down to Mary
• The ball is rolling to the blue box.
Preposition Of Spatial relationship:
• prepositions relate directly to the point that is
being described.
• These prepositions are:
At- describe a vicinity
On- describes a surface
In- describes an area
Examples:
• We did our research at the library.
• We did our research on campus.
• We did our research in the lab.
• Rules of English capitalization seem simple.
• Always capitalize the first word of every sentence.
• Capitalize a quote, days, months, languages
• and events etc.
Capitalization
• He asked me where I had bought my jacket.
• My friend lives in South Carolina.
• She flew to Dallas in September.
Examples:
• Capitalize the first word of a sentence
• Capitalize the first word of a quoted sentence.
• Capitalize proper nouns
• Don’t capitalize after a colon
• Capitalize days, months, and holidays, but not seasons
• Capitalize most words in titles
• Capitalize cities, countries, nationalities, and languages
• Capitalize time periods and events
Rules For Capitalization
Capitalize the first word of a sentence:
• Always capitalize the first word of a sentence.
Examples:
• The cat is sleeping.
• Where did I put that book?
Capitalize the first word of a quoted sentence:
• Capitalize the first word of a quote when the quote is a complete sentence.
Examples:
• Mario asked, “What is everyone doing this weekend?
• Stacy answered, “My sister and I are going to the water park.”
Capitalize proper nouns:
• Always capitalize the proper nouns in a sentence.
Examples:
• Amna is sleeping.
• I love Allama Iqbal’s poetry.
Don’t Capitalize after the colon:
• Don’t Capitalize the first Word of a list after the colon.
Examples:
• I like the following Italian dishes: pasta and lasagna.
Capitalize days, months, and holidays but not seasons:
• Names of days, months, and holidays are proper nouns, so you should
capitalize them.
• Seasons, are not proper nouns, so there’s no need to capitalize them.
Examples:
• I hate Mondays!
• Tom’s birthday is in June.
• I hate winter!
Capitalize most words in titles:
• Rules for titles of books, movies, and other works vary a little between style
guides.
Examples:
• Sense and Sensibility is better than Pride and Prejudice.
• The first movie of the series is Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone.
Capitalize the cities, countries, nationalities and languages:
• The names of cities, countries, nationalities, and languages are proper nouns,
so you should capitalize them.
Examples:
• My mother is British, and my father is Dutch.
• The capital of Botswana is Gaborone.
Capitalize the time periods and events:
• Specific periods, eras, and historical events that have
proper names should be capitalized.
Examples:
• Most of the World War I veterans are now deceased.
• In the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries, England
blossomed into an empire.
Thank
You!

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Sample Presentation

  • 2. Group members Ahmad Manzoor Areeba Imtiaz Ali Zafar Ahmad Qayyum Badar Umer Jehanzaib
  • 3. • A word or group of words used before a noun, pronoun, or noun phrase. • Indicate relationships between other words in a sentence. • Also express spatial and temporal relationships between parts of a sentence. • Some examples of prepositions are words like "in," "at," "on," "of," and "to." Preposition
  • 4. • I should rewrite the introduction of my essay. • Dan ate lunch with his boss. • Did you send that letter to your mother? • We arrived at the house in the afternoon. • The tiger jumped onto my face. Examples:
  • 5. • Prepositions of Place/Location. • Prepositions of Time. • Prepositions of Direction. • Prepositions of Spatial Relationships. Types Of Preposition
  • 6. Preposition Of Place/Location: • used to refer to a place where something or someone is located. • allow to be specific when talking about where action takes place in stories. • There are three prepositions of place. At – used to discuss a certain point In – used to discuss an enclosed space On – used to discuss a surface Examples: • We spent a quiet evening at home. • I was so tired that I took a nap in the car. • What’s on the menu this evening? .
  • 7. Preposition Of Time: • allows you to discuss a specific time period such as a date on the calendar • are the same words as prepositions of, place however they are used in a different way. • There are three prepositions of place. At – used to discuss clock times, holidays and festivals In-used to discuss months, seasons, years, centuries On –used to discuss certain days of the week or portions of day Examples: • Meet me at 7:30. • My parents grew up in the1960s. • My vacation ends on Monday.
  • 8. Preposition Of Direction: • way which a person or thing moves • Express movement toward something. • such as up, down, in, out, left, right, forward, backward, or sideways. Examples: • The red ball bounced across the blue line. • John walked down to Mary • The ball is rolling to the blue box.
  • 9. Preposition Of Spatial relationship: • prepositions relate directly to the point that is being described. • These prepositions are: At- describe a vicinity On- describes a surface In- describes an area Examples: • We did our research at the library. • We did our research on campus. • We did our research in the lab.
  • 10. • Rules of English capitalization seem simple. • Always capitalize the first word of every sentence. • Capitalize a quote, days, months, languages • and events etc. Capitalization
  • 11. • He asked me where I had bought my jacket. • My friend lives in South Carolina. • She flew to Dallas in September. Examples:
  • 12. • Capitalize the first word of a sentence • Capitalize the first word of a quoted sentence. • Capitalize proper nouns • Don’t capitalize after a colon • Capitalize days, months, and holidays, but not seasons • Capitalize most words in titles • Capitalize cities, countries, nationalities, and languages • Capitalize time periods and events Rules For Capitalization
  • 13. Capitalize the first word of a sentence: • Always capitalize the first word of a sentence. Examples: • The cat is sleeping. • Where did I put that book? Capitalize the first word of a quoted sentence: • Capitalize the first word of a quote when the quote is a complete sentence. Examples: • Mario asked, “What is everyone doing this weekend? • Stacy answered, “My sister and I are going to the water park.”
  • 14. Capitalize proper nouns: • Always capitalize the proper nouns in a sentence. Examples: • Amna is sleeping. • I love Allama Iqbal’s poetry. Don’t Capitalize after the colon: • Don’t Capitalize the first Word of a list after the colon. Examples: • I like the following Italian dishes: pasta and lasagna.
  • 15. Capitalize days, months, and holidays but not seasons: • Names of days, months, and holidays are proper nouns, so you should capitalize them. • Seasons, are not proper nouns, so there’s no need to capitalize them. Examples: • I hate Mondays! • Tom’s birthday is in June. • I hate winter! Capitalize most words in titles: • Rules for titles of books, movies, and other works vary a little between style guides. Examples: • Sense and Sensibility is better than Pride and Prejudice. • The first movie of the series is Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone.
  • 16. Capitalize the cities, countries, nationalities and languages: • The names of cities, countries, nationalities, and languages are proper nouns, so you should capitalize them. Examples: • My mother is British, and my father is Dutch. • The capital of Botswana is Gaborone. Capitalize the time periods and events: • Specific periods, eras, and historical events that have proper names should be capitalized. Examples: • Most of the World War I veterans are now deceased. • In the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries, England blossomed into an empire.