Challenging Preposition Quiz for English Learners

How well do you know your prepositions?

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1. Most people like basketball, but ____ my opinion it's too chaotic.

2. Are you travelling to Paris ____ business or ____ holiday?

3. Have you read the article _____ Time magazine ____ Google?

4. What's that book _____?

5. I stayed ____ the Ritz Hotel ________ my stay in New York.

6. I looked this word ____ in the dictionary, but I still don't understand it.

7. We need some sugar. We're almost completely ____ it.

8. Luckily, I made it to the station ___ time to catch the last train.

9. My house is ___ the end of the street ___ the right.

10. The bank doesn't open _____ 10 a.m.

11. Are you ___ or ___ the President?

12. Were you ____ time for your appointment? Or were you late?

13. Throw the ball ___ Jack, please.

14. I got ____ home late last night.

15. Please talk __ the manager and don't shout __ me!

16. You can start the computer ___ pressing that button.

17. She was born ____ Italy ___ February 15, 1954.

18. He was born ___ Germany ___ April.

19. Be careful! You're going to set the paper ___ fire!

20. I need to learn these verbs ___ heart ___ tomorrow.

Challenging Preposition Quiz for English Learners

You got: % Correct. You Know Your Prepositions!

I got You Know Your Prepositions!. Challenging Preposition Quiz for English Learners
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Congratulations! Your knowledge of preposition use in English is impressive. Keep learning with phrasal verbs and other expressions that include prepositions in English.

Challenging Preposition Quiz for English Learners

You got: % Correct. Keep Up the Good Work on Prepositions

I got Keep Up the Good Work on Prepositions. Challenging Preposition Quiz for English Learners
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 You understand and use correctly a good range of prepositions. However, there are still a few things to learn. Keep studying and soon you'll be fluent - and prepositions will never bother you again!

Challenging Preposition Quiz for English Learners

You got: % Correct. You'll Need to Review Prepositions in English

I got You'll Need to Review Prepositions in English. Challenging Preposition Quiz for English Learners
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 Prepositions are difficult in English, so don't worry too much about this result. Just make sure to study preposition use in English come back to test your knowledge again.