Romanian Prepositions

Romanian Prepositions

If you're trying to learn Romanian Prepositions you will find some useful resources including a course about time and place prepositions and and demonstrative pronouns... to help you with your Romanian 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 Romanian. Enjoy the rest of the lesson!

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Romanian Prepositions

Learning the Romanian Prepositions is very important because its structure is used in every day conversation. The more you practice the subject, the closer you get to mastering the Romanian language. But first we need to know what the role of Prepositions is in the structure of the grammar in Romanian.

Romanian 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 PrepositionsRomanian Prepositions
PrepositionsPrepoziţii
inside the houseîn interiorul casei
outside the carîn afara maşinii
with mecu mine
without himfără el
under the tablesub masă
after tomorrowpoimâine
before sunsetînainte de apusul soarelui
but I'm busydar eu sunt ocupat

As you can see from the example above, the structure of the Prepositions in Romanian has a logical pattern. Locate the Prepositions above and see how it works with the rest of the sentence in Romanian.

List of Prepositions in Romanian

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

English PrepositionsRomanian Prepositions
aboutdespre
abovedeasupra
acrosspeste
afterdupă
againstîmpotriva
amongprintre
aroundîn jurul
asca
atla
beforeînainte
behindîn spatele
belowsub
beneathdedesubt
besidepe lângă
betweenîntre
beyonddincolo de
butdar
byde
despiteîn ciuda
downjos
duringîn timpul
exceptcu excepţia
forpentru
fromde la
inîn
insideîn interiorul
intoîn
nearlângă
nexturmător
ofde
onpe
oppositeopus
outafară
outsideexterior
overpeste
perpe
plusplus
roundaproximativ
sincedin data de
thandecât
throughprin
tillpână la
topentru
towardspre
undersub
unlikespre deosebire de
untilpână la
upîn sus
viaprin
withcu
withinîn interiorul
withoutfără
two wordsdoua cuvinte
according toîn conformitate cu
because ofdin cauza
close toaproape de
due todatorită
except forcu excepţia
far fromdeparte de
inside ofîn interiorul
instead ofîn loc de
near toaproape de
next tolângă
outside ofîn afara
prior toînaintea
three wordstrei cuvinte
as far aspână la
as well asprecum si
in addition toîn plus faţă de
in front ofîn faţa
in spite ofîn ciuda
on behalf ofîn numele
on top ofpe partea de sus a
demonstrative pronounsprepoziţii demonstrative
thisacest
that
thesea
thoseacestea

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


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