Principal Compound Prepositions  

Spanish Prepositions

acerca de - relating to, concerning
a despecho de - in spite of
a pesar de - in spite of
antes de - before--in point of time
cerca de - near
junto a - near
conforme a - according to
con respecto a - with respect to
respecto de - with respect to
debajo de - under
dentro de - inside
despu├ęs de - after
encima de - on, or over
en cuanto a - as to
en frente de - opposite
frente a - opposite
en lugar de - instead of
en vez de - opposite

About different prepositions used in Spanish and English after certain verbs, see also Appendix V - Spanish Verbs Which Vary from their English Equivalents.

Popular Phrase: to go spanish | Time in Spanish | Conjugated Verb: subsistir - to subsist [ click for full conjugation ]