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How is the prepositional phrase being used in the following sentence? The big tree near our front fence needs to be taken down this summer; it has a disease.
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User: How is the prepositional phrase being used in the following sentence? The big tree near our front fence needs to be taken down this summer; it has a disease.

Weegy: A prepositional phrase can function in a sentence as an adjective or an adverb.



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The big tree near our front fence needs to be taken down this summer; it has a disease.
The prepositional phrase "near our front fence" is being used as an ADJECTIVE. It modifies "tree".
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