English Preposition Over
Learn English Over Preposition

Grammar Prepositions- Lesson Fifty One

In this grammar lesson, you learn about Over preposition in English and how to use it in your English conversation and writing. Just follow examples and write them down a few times to learn them very well. After finishing this lesson, you should work on its quiz.

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1. The cow jumped over the moon.

(“over” is similar to “above” but it’s used with words that express movement like “go,” “run,” “fly,” “throw,” etc.)


2. A rainbow appeared over the horizon when the sun came out.

3. The firefighter ran over to the burning house to save the people inside.

(“run over” = go to. In this example, the word “over” is part of the verb and not a preposition, but I included here because you find “over” used with many idioms.


4. I love the sound of water running over rocks in a stream.

5. She put sunblock all over her boyfriend’s back.

6. The smoke over the house indicates that someone is inside.

7. Their dream is to sail all over the world.

8. Have you ever cooked over a campfire?


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