14 Sep 2016

List of 100 Tips for Sentence Correction in English Language | Part-7

List of 100 Tips for Sentence Correction in English Language | Part-7
List of 100 Tips for Sentence Correction in English Language | Part-7:
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PART-VII:  USES OF PREPOSITION
78). Objective case (of Noun or Pronoun) is used after Preposition.
For example,
Incorrect- I do not depend on he.
Correct- I do not depend on him.

79). The Prepositions used after two words must be made clear if these two words are connected by and or.
For example,
Incorrect- She is conscious and engaged in her work.
Correct- She is conscious of and engaged in her work.

80). If a Principal Verb is used after about, after, at, before, for, from, in, on, to, that Verb must be in ing (V4) form.
For example,
Incorrect- You prevented me from do it.
Correct- You prevented me from doing it. .

81). On, in, at, are not used before today, tomorrow, yesterday, the following day, the next day etc.
For example,
Incorrect- He will go there on tomorrow.
Correct- He will go there tomorrow.

82). No Preposition is used before the word home. At home is a phrase which bears a different meaning.
For example,
Incorrect- Bring a T.V. set at home.
Correct- Bring a T.V. set.

83). After Transitive Verbs, like discuss, describe, reach, order, tell, demand, attack, resemble, ridicule, etc. we directly use the object and no Preposition is used after the Verb.
For example:
Incorrect- The poet describes about the beauty of nature in his poem.
Correct- The poet describes the beauty of nature in his poem.

84). Say/suggest/propose/speak/reply/explain/talk/listen/write is followed by to-Preposition if there is a person in the form of object.
For example,
1. Incorrect- He did not reply me.
Correct- He did not reply to me.
2. Incorrect- He did not write to a letter.

Correct- He did not write a letter.

 

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