Which preposition to use with definitives

before Occurrences 2%

The word same is seldom, if ever used without the definite article or some stronger definitive before it; as, "On the same day,""in that same hour,""These same gentlemen."

of Occurrences 2%

If nouns, however, they are never inflected by cases or numbers; nor do they in general admit the usual adjuncts or definitives of nouns.

above Occurrences 1%

Whereas the other definitives above mentioned are very often used to supply the place of their nouns; that is, to represent them understood.

as Occurrences 1%

The pronoun was as final and definitive as his "since."

Which preposition to use with  definitives