Prepositions

English Prepositions that are Difficult for Germans

Prepositions are hard in every language, including English. If you are a German learning English, these prepositions might be particularly difficult for you.

Germans usually translate "von" as "from".  While this is often the case, it can lead to some mistakes: Mistakes With "Von".

Don't just translate "mit" as "with" when talking about age. Click here to find out what you should do instead: Mistakes With "Mit".

Say bye-bye to some typical mistakes made when translating "bei" as "by": Mistakes With "Bei"

A tip about using "ago" to talk about the past: Mistakes With "Vor".