Italian Prepositions

This is a list of prepositions in Italian. This includes words related to positions (i.e. under, on top of ...), conjunctions (and, but ...) and many more.

On top of: Sopra
Under: Sotto
Inside: Dentro
Outside: Fuori; Al di fuori
Behind: Dietro
In front of: Di fronte a
Near: Vicino
Between: Tra

These are more popular prepositions you might find useful at some point or another.

After: Dopo
Before: Prima
With: Con
Without: Senza
Since: Poiché
Until: Fino a quando
Of: Di
From: Da
To: A
Instead of: Invece di
In: In
Against: Contro
As: Come
About: Riguardo; Circa; Per quanto concerne
For: Per

The following are conjunctions used to connect words, sentences, or phrases.

And: E
Or: O
But: Ma
So: Così

Now is the time for some prepositions used in a sentence. We are using the following: (from, under, inside, with, in, but) as examples.

I'm from Japan: Vengo dal Giappone
The pen is under the desk: la penna è sotto la scrivania
The letter is inside the book: La lettera è nel libro
Can I practice Italian with you?: Posso fare pratica di italiano con voi?
I was born in Miami: Sono nato a Miami
I speak French but with an accent: Parlo francese, ma si sente l'accento

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