Proper Preposition Phrases

Wednesday, March 30th, 2016

On a daily basis, I see and/or hear improper preposition usage. In fact, it drives me crazy when I hear supposedly well educated people on national radio and TV misuse common prepositions in their reporting of the news and current events. Just to be clear as to what I’m talking about ...

Get Your Prepositions Right

Thursday, April 26th, 2012

Something that I notice almost every day -- whether I’m reading the paper, listening to the radio, or watching TV -- is the misuse of prepositions. A preposition is defined in my dictionary as “…a word governing a noun or pronoun and expressing a relation to another word or element…”. ...