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The preposition is a fixed part (invariabile) of the speech..
The preposition creates a logic relation between two elements of the speech.
La casa + Marco --> la casa di Marco.
All the prepositions introduce a specific grammatical element (complemento), that completes the speech.
La bottiglia è sul tavolo.
Prepositions can be formed from:
- a basic preposition
(DI, A, DA, IN,
CON, PER, SU, TRA / FRA,
are called proprie)
- verbs, adjectives or adverbs with a preposition function
(SOPRA, SOTTO, ..., are called improprie)
- words or groups of words + a preposition
(VICINO A, LONTANO DA, ..., are called locuzioni)
PROPER prepositions are divided in:
(without articles: DI, A...)
(with articles: DEL, AL...)
Go to: articulated > improper > locutions > simple
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