Preposition The most common prepositions are about, above, across, after, against along, among, around, at, before, behind, below, beneath, beside, between, beyond, but, by, despite, down, during, except, for, from, in, inside, into, like, near,of, off, on,onto, out, outside, over, past, since, through, throughout, till, to, toward, under, underneath, until, up, upon, with, within, and without. http://www.arts.uottawa.ca/writcent/hypergrammar/preposit.html