FANDOM


Prepositions is the fourteenth skill in the language tree for Spanish and it teaches the learner about Spanish prepositional phrases such as: a (to, from) and bajo (under). There are three lessons in the prepositions section.

Grammar NotesEdit

The use of the partitive is a common grammatical mistake among learners of any Romance language, as nothing in English approximates it:

  • Del = de + el
  • Al = a + el

De means "of" and del means "of the." For example, el perro del niño is how you would say "the boy's dog." Whereas el perro de el niño is incorrect (because you must always combine de and el), el perro de la niña is correct (since there is no contraction for de and la).

LessonsEdit

Lesson 1 Edit

  • de = of
  • del = of the
  • en = in
  • entre = between
  • por = through
  • por qué = why
  • para = for
  • sobre = on

Lesson 2 Edit

  • sin = without
  • con = with
  • a = to
  • al = to the
  • durante = during
  • contra = against
  • hacia = toward

Lesson 3 Edit

  • bajo = under
  • cerca = near
  • según = according to
  • acerca (de) = about

ReferencesEdit

Duolingo Lesson: www.duolingo.com/skill/es/Praepositionen

Ad blocker interference detected!


Wikia is a free-to-use site that makes money from advertising. We have a modified experience for viewers using ad blockers

Wikia is not accessible if you’ve made further modifications. Remove the custom ad blocker rule(s) and the page will load as expected.