PREP035 - 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!

Complete the sentences with prepositions. You will have to use some of them more than once.

  1. James stood the end of the cliff and looked to the sea below.
  2. I met my girlfriend an art exhibition.
  3. They've bought a house the corner of Green Street.
  4. We stopped our way to Madame Tussaud's to ask for directions.
  5. The group of boys walked slowly the entrance sign.
  6. The best view of the city is the top of the castle, but you have to climb a steep hill to reach it.
  7. We couldn't get the theatre because the doors were locked.
  8. He ran the stairs and opened the front door.
  9. Go the bridge and you'll see the bowling alley on the other side.
  10. We stopped in shock because we saw a huge truck coming us.