adverb see preposition

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  • Prepositionally — Prepositional Prep o*si tion*al, a. [Cf. F. pr[ e]positionnel.] Of or pertaining to a preposition; of the nature of a preposition. Early. {Prep o*si tion*al*ly}, adv. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • prepositionally — See prepositional. * * * …   Universalium

  • prepositionally — adverb a) In a prepositional manner. b) As a preposition …   Wiktionary

  • prepositionally — adv. as a preposition; through the use of a preposition …   English contemporary dictionary

  • prepositionally — prep·o·si·tion·al·ly …   English syllables

  • prepositionally — adverb as a preposition • Derived from adjective: ↑prepositional …   Useful english dictionary

  • List of English prepositions — This is a list of English prepositions. In English, some prepositions are short, typically containing five letters or fewer. There are, however, a significant number of multi word prepositions. Throughout the history of the English language, new… …   Wikipedia

  • Preposition stranding — Preposition stranding, sometimes called P stranding, is the syntactic construction in which a preposition with an object occurs somewhere other than immediately adjacent to its object. (The preposition is then described as stranded or hanging.)… …   Wikipedia

  • Scottish Gaelic grammar — This article describes the grammar of the Scottish Gaelic language.Grammar overviewScottish Gaelic is a synthetic language. Nouns and pronouns, adjectives and articles are marked for up to four cases: nominative or base form, vocative, genitive,… …   Wikipedia

  • due to —  Most authorities continue to accept that due is an adjective only and must always modify a noun. Thus, He was absent due to illness would be wrong. Make it either He was absent because of [or owing to] illness or recast the sentence to give due… …   Bryson’s dictionary for writers and editors

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