Prepositions -PREP 9 - About, Above, On, On to, Over, Up

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!

Fill in the blanks with the correct prepositions : ABOUT, ABOVE, ON, ONTO, OVER, UP

  1. She was furious our mistakes.
  2. We could hardly hear each other the loud music
  3. He increased his influence the others.
  4. I have written a book Cannibal crossing the Alps
  5. She is all suspicion.
  6. He came with a solution.
  7. He tumbled a stone.
  8. They escaped the border.
  9. The helicopter was hovering the little village
  10. The old man was very angry the delay.


  1. An while you're it , why don't you write my Christmas cards too ?
  2. His head was bent a book.
  3. My grandfather likes to boast what he did during the war.
  4. Please sit down we're to start
  5. The huge boulder crashed down the car.
  6. There's something his attitude that worries me.
  7. Let's climb the tree and hide there.