Pengertian dan Contoh Kalimat Prepositional Phrase

Pengertian Prepositional Phrase

Preposition biasanya diikuti oleh object. Object of a preposition (objek dari kata depan) tersebut dapat berupa noun (kata benda), pronoun (kata ganti), gerund (kata benda jadian), atau noun phrase (frasa kata benda). Prepositional phrase adalah gabungan antara preposition dengan object tersebut. Preposition yang digunakan dapat berupa one word preposition (terdiri dari satu kata) maupun complex preposition (gabungan antara preposition atau dengan part of speech lain). Part of speech tersebut diposisikan sebelum atau diantara dua preposition.

Contoh Kalimat Prepositional Phrase

Beberapa contoh prepositional phrase hasil bentukan antara preposition (one word atau complex) dengan object-nya (noun, pronoun, gerund, atau noun phrase) dapat dilihat pada tabel di bawah ini.

NoPrepositionsObject of PrepositionsContoh Prepositional Phrase
One WordComplexNounPronounGerundNoun Phrase
1atworkat work
2betweenusbetween us
3aboutwalking for healthby walking
4inthe waiting roomin the waiting room
5in front ofguestsin front of guests
6because ofyoubecause of you
7together withmy parentstogether with my parents

dengan contoh kalimatnya:

  • We talked about walking for health this morning. (Kami membicarakan tentang berjalan untuk kesehatan pagi ini.)
  • She is still sitting in the waiting room. (Dia masih duduk di ruang tunggu.)

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Semoga penjelasan materi prepositional phrase ini bermanfaat dan mohon maaf jika ada kekurangan.

References:

  1. What is a Preposition? http://www.writingcentre.uottawa.ca/hypergrammar/preposit.html. Accessed on October 14, 2013.
  2. The Garden of Phrases. http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/phrases.htm. Accessed on October 14, 2013.
  3. Prepositions. http://www.englishclub.com/vocabulary/prepositions.htm. Accessed on October 14, 2013.
  4. The Prepositional Phrase. http://www.chompchomp.com/terms/prepositionalphrase.htm. Accessed on October 14, 2013.

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