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Russian Prepositions

Russian prepositions that express the direction of motion

Motion to-towards-onto-into Location on-in-at Motion from-off-out-of
Accusative caseКуда?B, НА + accusative prepositional caseГде?B, НА + prepositional genitive caseОткуда?ИЗ, C + genitive
dative caseК кому? К чему?К + dative genitive caseУ + genitive genitive caseОт кого? От чего?ОТ + genitive
  • If B is used to express motion in prepositional and accusative then ИЗ is used in genitive
  • If НА is used to express motion in prepositional and accusative then C is used in genitive