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 1. Hundreds of people on bikes appeared at the event. people on bikes
 2. There's a box of cereal on the kitchen table.

note: It's very hard to hear this preposition when it's used with other words, but it's important to know that it's there. Many people who speak English as a second language make mistakes with "of."

cereal
 3. Here's a gallon of milk.
milk

 4. I'm going to have a can of soup for lunch.

can
 5. He's tired of doing paperwork. man

 6. He's sick of his computer.

stress
 7. This is an interesting work of art.
art
 8. They're very fond of each other.
couple

 9. This block has been treated and safely baited where needed as of this date.

(The city put down rat poison on 4-25-08)

 

rat poison poster
The word "of" is often used with packages of food and drinks. Click on the video, or click here to see it on YouTube.

 

 

 

 

 

Prepositions

about 

above 

across 

after  

along 

amid  

among 

around 

at

before 

below  

beside 

beyond 

but  

by 

despite  

down  

except  

for

in

inside  

into 

near 

of

off 

on

onto 

out

over 

past 

per  

to

under 

until  

upon  

via  

with 

within 

 

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