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anonymous asked:

How do you start sentences with a preposition?

Here are some examples:

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We often start sentences with prepositions to avoid ending sentences with them. But the idea that it is wrong to end a sentence with a preposition is an outdated myth. In fact, many grammarians and style guides make fun of it: