PREP024 - Prepositions

Gap-fill exercise

Fill in all the gaps, then press "Check" to check your answers. Use the "Hint" button to get a free letter if an answer is giving you trouble. You can also click on the "[?]" button to get a clue. Note that you will lose points if you ask for hints or clues!
   across      between      by      down      during      for      from      in      of      on      out      over      through      to      up      without   

Complete the sentences with the correct propositions from the box !

  1. The window is so dirty that I can't see it.
  2. They ride to school the bus.
  3. She has been very cruel me.
  4. The police are going to run the robbers out town.
  5. You must choose ice cream and candy.
  6. The damage was caused the storm.
  7. She cooks a lot of vegetables instead meat.
  8. Let's have a barbecue the balcony.
  9. The ship sailed San Francisco to Tokyo.
  10. They are involved the computer industry.


  1. Please don't leave me !
  2. The teacher told me to hand these papers to the rest of the class.
  3. She lived in the north the war.
  4. We had fun throwing rocks the river.
  5. You should hang your coat on the hanger.
  6. We had a good time spite of the bad weather.
  7. The scientist carried the experiment at the lab.
  8. The mayor planned to close the shop for good.
  9. They have a special place washing cars.
  10. They fought politics the whole evening.