Prepositions 5

Gap-fill exercise

Choose the correct prepositions from the box, 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!
   about      at      by      for      from      in      near      of      off      on      through      to      with   

  1. The girl was disappointed her mother’s decision.
  2. She was always kind me.
  3. Who was responsible the noise yesterday evening?
  4. Your handwriting is similar mine.
  5. I asked my boss if I could have the day .
  6. The magazine has 40 pages.
  7. The boys came the windows.
  8. She lives her grandmother a little college the sea.
  9. I’ll have to get work now.
  10. She needs someone who cares her.


  1. Did you hear the fight last night in Kingston?
  2. My friend is just jealous me.
  3. There are many pictures hanging the wall.
  4. Whales are the biggest mammals Earth.
  5. The situation was quite new me.
  6. He was satisfied the results.
  7. John reminds me my brother.
  8. My great grandfather suffers bad eyesight.
  9. Shakespeare became famous writing lovely sonnets.
  10. I fell a rock when I went mountain climbing.
  11. Get the bus here and get at the next station.
  12. I couldn’t hear what they were talking .
  13. Are you interested antique furniture?
  14. He is working his latest novel.
  15. The house was destroyed a bomb.
  16. He is always a hurry.