Galician Prepositions

If you're trying to learn Galician Prepositions you will find some useful resources including a course about time and place prepositions and and demonstrative pronouns... to help you with your Galician grammar. Try to concentrate on the lesson and notice the pattern that occurs each time the word changes its place. Also don't forget to check the rest of our other lessons listed on Learn Galician. Enjoy the rest of the lesson!


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Galician Prepositions

Learning the Galician Prepositions displayed below is vital to the language. Galician prepositions link nouns, pronouns and phrases to other words in a sentence. The word or phrase that the preposition introduces is called the object of the preposition. Here are some examples:

English PrepositionsGalician Prepositions
PrepositionsPreposicións
inside the housenunha casa
outside the carfóra do coche
with mecomigo
without himsen el
under the tabledebaixo da mesa
after tomorrowdespois de mañá
before sunsetantes do por do sol
but I'm busypero eu estou ocupado

Notice the structure of the Prepositions in Galician.

List of Prepositions in Galician

Below is a list of the Time place and demonstrative pronouns in Galician placed in a table. Memorizing this table will help you add very useful and important words to your Galician vocabulary.

English PrepositionsGalician Prepositions
aboutsobre
abovearriba
acrossa través de
afterdespois
againstcontra
amongentre
arounden torno a
ascomo
aten
beforeantes
behindatrás
belowembaixo
beneathembaixo
besideao lado de
betweenentre
beyondademais
butpero
bypor
despitea pesar de
downabaixo
duringdurante
exceptexcepto
forpara
fromde
inen
insidedentro
intoen
nearseguinte
nextseguinte
ofde
onen
oppositeoposto
outfóra
outsidefóra
oversobre
perpor
plusmáis
roundredondo
sincedende
thanque
througha través
tillata
toa
towardpara
underen
unlikeao contrario
untilata
uparriba
viavía
withcon
withindentro
withoutsen
two wordsdúas palabras
according toconforme
because ofpor causa de
close toseguinte
due todebido a
except forexcepto para
far fromlonxe
inside ofdentro
instead ofen vez de
near topreto de
next toseguinte
outside offóra do
prior toantes de
three wordstres palabras
as far astanto como
as well asasí como
in addition toademais de
in front ofadiante
in spite ofa pesar de
on behalf ofen nome de
on top ofenriba de
demonstrative pronounspreposicións demostrativo
thiseste
thatque
theseestes
thoseaqueles

Time place and demonstrative pronouns have a very important role in Galician. Once you're done with Galician Prepositions, you might want to check the rest of our Galician lessons here: Learn Galician. Don't forget to bookmark this page.


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