Translation of "preposition" - English-Spanish dictionary

preposition

noun uk /ˌprep·əˈzɪʃ·ən/

B1 a word or group of words that is used before a noun or pronoun to show place, direction, time, etc. For example, ‘on’ in ‘Your keys are on the table’ is a preposition.

preposición

(Translation of “preposition” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

preposition

noun /prepəˈziʃən/

(linguistics) a word put before a noun or pronoun to show how it is related to another word, for example ’through’, ’in’, or ’by’.

preposición
prepositional adjective

preposicional
a prepositional phrase.

(Translation of “preposition” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)