Errors in the Use of Prepositions by Maithili Learners of English and Their Remedies

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  • Amar Kant Jha Department of Nepali

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https://doi.org/10.3126/tuj.v14i0.3806

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Prepositions errors, Maithili, English

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The present paper attempts to describe the errors in the use of prepositions by Maithili learners of English, account for them in the light of the Speakers L 1, L 2, interferences and other teaching-learning strategies, and suggest their remedies.

I lately lost a preposition;

It hid, I thought, beneath my chair

And angrily I cried: "perdition!"

Up from out of in under there!

Morris Bishop: "The Naughty preposition!"

A Bowl of Bishop.

Key words: Prepositions errors; Maithili; English

Tribhuvan University Journal

Volume XIV, 1991

Page: 49-57

Uploaded date: 5 October, 2010

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Amar Kant Jha, Department of Nepali

Associated professor, S.M.B.M. Campus, Rajbiraj, Nepal

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Jha, A. K. (2010). Errors in the Use of Prepositions by Maithili Learners of English and Their Remedies. Tribhuvan University Journal, 14, 49–57. https://doi.org/10.3126/tuj.v14i0.3806

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