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There is and There are with Prepositions (#247)

We will learn about the use of ‘there is’ and ‘there are’ with prepositions.
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on 26 August 2014

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Transcript of There is and There are with Prepositions (#247)

There is and There are with Prepositions
to this online lesson.
My name is Lily Cardoso.
I live in
I'm an English teacher for
OBJECTIVE
To learn about the use of ‘there is’ and ‘there are’ with prepositions and how to structure a sentence using them.
Antecedent
‘There is’ and ‘there are’ are very common phrases in the English language.
We use ‘there is’ when using the singular.
There is
a dog in the park.
There is
a big theater at the corner.
There is
a book on the table.
We use ‘there are’ when we are using the plural.
There are
three cats in the cup.
There are
many monkeys in the tree.
There are
two lamps on the nightstand
As you can see the rule is as follows:
When we are using ‘there is’ or ‘there are’ we also have to use prepositions in our sentences.
Prepositions help us identify the place of an object.
There is
an orange
in
the fruit bowl.
Example:
Let’s look at the prepositions in sentences.
There are two cats
on
the sofa.
(
on
is the preposition).
There is a dog
between
the rabbits.
(
between
is the preposition)
These are some common prepositions:
There is a boy playing
in
the box.
There are two baskets
under
the bed.
There are some presents
beside
the tree.
ACTIVITIES
I. Choose 'is' or 'are'
1. There (is are) a pencil on the book.

2. There (is are) kids in the bus.

3. There (is are) a cat beside my dog.

4. There (is are) a ball under the table.

5. There (is are) many trees in the forest.
II. Look at the picture and complete the sentences with the correct preposition.
1. There is a cat ________ the sofa.
2. There is a dog ________ the sofa.
3. There is a book ________ the fish bowl and the sofa.
4. There is a fish ________ the water.
5. There is a ball ________ the table.
on
beside
between
in
under
on
under
between
in
beside
CONCLUSION
Today we have learned the use of ‘there is’ and ‘there are’ and how to use them with prepositions.
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