Prepositional Phrases

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This quiz will show your understanding of prepositional phrases.  Think carefully -- some questions might be tricky!

  
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1.  Identify the preposition in the following sentence:My cat likes to walk across my computer keyboard and mess up what I am working on.
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2.  Use the picture below to complete the sentence by inserting an appropriate preposition:My dad regularly has to climb _______________ trees while working.
3.  Watch the video below in order to answer the following questions:What prepositional phrase is found in the song's title?
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4.  Again, based upon the video above, what prepositional phrase best states what General Larry Platt would like to see happen?
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5.  One last question about the video above:  The propositional phrase "like a fool" modifies the verb "lookin'."  Because it modifies a verb, the phrase is what type of phrase?
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6.  Http://wikimediafoundation.org/wiki/File:Q_2008-04-08_Yip_Harburg.oggHaving listened to the audio clip above, what prepositional phrase follows the command, "Look?"
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7.  Referring again to the audio file above, the compound objects of the preposition "over" in the line, "Follow it over the hill and stream," are:
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8.  Once again referring to the audio file above, the prepositional phrase, "...over the hill and stream," modifies the meaning of which word?
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