The use of prepositions - Free english lesson
Chapter Relating two nouns


The preposition mostly used to relate two nouns is « of ».
The dinner of Judith.
The mistery of the human brain.
The keys of the car.


We still use the preposition of when we want to indicate a part of a whole.
A piece of cake.
A quarter of century.


Other prepositions can be used (more seldom) in order to relate two nouns.
An expert in wine testing.
A soundtrack by Ennio Morricone.
A gift from my parents.
A need for speed.



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