This is a list of prepositions in Somali. This includes words related to positions (i.e. under, on top of ...), conjunctions (and, but ...) and many more.
|On top of: Wax kor saaran|
|Behind: ka gadaal|
|In front of: ka hor|
|Between: u dhexeeya|
These are more popular prepositions you might find useful at some point or another.
|With: ku jira|
|Since: Ilaa iyo|
|Instead of: Badalkeedii|
|Against: Ka soo horjeeda
|As: La mid ah|
|About: ku saabsan|
|For: u ah|
The following are conjunctions used to connect words, sentences, or phrases.
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: Jabaan baan u dhashay / Jabaan baan ka imid|
|The pen is under the desk: Qalinku miiska buu hoos yaalaa
|The letter is inside the book: Waraaqdu waxeey ku dhex jirtaa buuga|
|Can I practice Italian with you?: Af Talyaani ma kugula bar-baran karaa?
|I was born in Miami: Miami baan ku dhashay|
|I speak French but with an accent: Waxaan ku hadlaa Af Faransiis laakiin lahjad baan ku leeyahay|
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