Prepositional Phrase

in the Earth - Land - society


Prepositional phrases: :

The preposition: فِي signifies rest in a place or during a time, and motion into a place. This signification is then transferred to the relation subsisting between two things, one of which is regarded as the place in which the other is, or happens, or into which it goes or is put. The suffixed pronoun is for third person, singular, masculine referring to antecedent object. The preposition signifies what is meant in English by in, into, inside, among, within, about, and concerning. 

A prepositional phrase is neither the subject nor the predicate in a sentence. Identifying prepositional phrases is most important skill and critical for identifying the main subject and verb of a sentence. The true subject, predicate and verb of a sentence can never appear within a prepositional phrase. It is important to determine the element in the sentence to which a prepositional phrase relates.

: It is اسم جنس   a collective. general noun. It refers the whole Earth as well a part - piece of Land; geographical area where a nation - a society is inhibiting.

First occurrence:

  • Know further about them, when it was said to them:

  •  "You people should not purposely cause disorder - imbalance - distortions - spread wicked and unsound conjectural ideas in the society"

 

  • They replied, claiming: "We are only - really the perfectionists". [2:11]

 

Here it relates to preceding verb

Recurrence: 180

(1)2:11(2)2:27(3)2:29(4)2:30(5)2:36(6)2:60(7)2:168(8)2:205(9)2:255(10)2:273(11)2:284(12)3:5(13)3:29(14)3:109 (15)3:129(16)3:137(17)3:156(18)4:97(19) 4:100(20)4:101(21)4:126(22)4:131(23)4:131(24)4:132(25)4:171(26)5:17 (27)5:36(28)5:31(29)5:32(30)5:32(31)5:33(32)5:36(33)5:65(34)5:97(35)5:106(36) 6:3(37)6:6(38)6:11(39)6:35(40) 6:38(41)6:71(42)6:116(43)7:10(44)7:24(45)7:56(46)7:74(47)7:74(48)7:85(49)7:127(50)7:129(51)7:146(52)7:168 (53)8:26 (54)8:63(55)8:67(56)8:73(57)9:3(58)9:74(59)10:14(60)10:18(61)10:23(62)10:54(63)10:61(64)10:66(65) 10:68(66)10:78(67)10:83(68)10:99(69)11:6(70) 11:20(71)11:85(72)11:116(73)12:21(74)12:57(75)12:73(76)12:109 (77)13:4(78)13:17(79)13:18(80)13:25(81)13:33(82)14:2(83)14:8(84)14:38(85)15:39(86) 16:13(87)16:15(88)16:36 (89)16:49(90)17:4(91)17:37(92)17:95(93)18:84(94)18:94(95)20:7(96)21:31(97)22:18(98)22:41(99)22:46(100)22:64 (101)22:65 (102)23:18(103)23:79(104)23:112(105)24:55(106)24:57(107)26:152(108)26:183(109)27:48(110)27:69 (111)27:87(112)28:4(113)28:5(114)28:6(115)28:19 (116)28:39(117)28:77(118)28:83(119)29:20(120)29:22(121) 29:36(122)29:39(123)30:9(124)30:42(125)31:10(126)31:16(127)31:18(128)31:20(129)31:27 (130)32:10(131)34:1 (132)34:2(133)34:3(134)34:22(135)35:39(136)35:43(137)35:44(138)35:44(139)38:26(140)38:28(141)39:21(142) 39:47(143)39:68 (144)39:21(145)39:21(146)40:26(147)40:29(148)40:75(149)40:82(150)40:82(151)41:15(152)42:4 (153)42:5(154)42:27(155)42:31(156)42:42(157)42:53 (158)43:60(159)43:84(160)45:13(161)46:20(162)46:32(163) 47:10(164)47:22(165)49:16(166)51:20(167)53:31(168)57:4(169)57:22(170)58:7(171)59:1 (172)60:1(173)62:1(174) 62:10(175)64:1(176)67:24(177)70:14(178)72:10(179)72:12(180)72:20=180