We use prepositions to talk about where someone or something is:
He was standing by the table.
She lives in a village near Glasgow.
You’ll find it in the cupboard.
We use phrases with of as prepositions:
|at the back of||at the top of||at the bottom of||at the end of|
|on top of||at the front of||in front of||in the middle of|
There were some flowers in the middle of the table.
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I can’t see. You’re standing in front of me.
We can use right as an intensifier with some of these prepositions:
He was standing right next to the table.
There were some flowers right in the middle of the table.
There’s a wood right behind our house.
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