A good comedy movie is also one that is dripping with humour in small doses, so that even a preposition or a pronoun at a given moment seems hilarious.
After a fair amount of searching, I was not able to find any other examples with participles, and only one example of any kind at all (aside from the possible prepositional examples above).
But only that which can be true or false - thus prepositionally contentful - can confirm or refute.
Turn up is one of the fossilized prepositional verbs of English, like come across meaning ‘encounter’.
Perhaps he could explain prepositional verbs to them.
There is plenty of evidence that even educated Americans often believe that there is something wrong with sentences ending in prepositions .
The main reason not to welcome all prepositional uses of than, in my opinion, has to do with sentences like this one: ‘I like her better than him.’
It's quite different from English, too, in that it puts the verb at the end of the sentence and uses postpositions instead of prepositions .
Moreover, many words have uses without meanings - personal names, prepositions , conjunctions, and the like are cases in point.
When challenged to come up with words of another language, most people will respond with nouns and verbs rather than auxiliaries, prepositions , and the like.