Prepositions

Introduction

A preposition (前置詞ぜんちし) is a closed class of non-inflecting words typically employed to connect a noun or a pronoun, in an adjectival or adverbial sense, with some other word.

Form

How are prepositions used in practice?

Nの Pに N

Vocabulary

The following table shows a list of prepositions.

*preposition

Use

Example

ねこはどこにいますか。

Where is the cat?