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Exercise # 7 Based on
The Tale of Jemima Puddle-Duck, by Beatrix Potter
Preposition? Adverb? Or Part of the Verb?
Analysis Key

1. He folded up the newspaper (DO), and put it (DO) {in his coat-tail pocket}. |

"Up the newspaper" is not a prepositional phrase.
2. He was looking {over the top} {of the newspaper}. |
I have analyzed this one to fit the meaning in the story, but in another context "over" would be considered as part of the verb if "was looking over" meant "was examining."
3. You have looked {at your eggs}. |
Alternatively, "at" could be considered as part of the verb ("looked at" = "seen").
4. Unfortunately the puppies rushed in and gobbled up all the eggs (DO). |
"Up all the eggs" is not a prepositional phrase.