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.
- Adverbials of location 1
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 adverbials:
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.
We also use adverbs for location:
|out of doors
Children love to play out of doors.
Did you see anybody there?
We have one bedroom downstairs.
Don't leave things lying around.