Prepositions Choose The Correct Alternative

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Prepositions Choose The Correct Alternative

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  • 1. 
    He lives _________ the house _____________ the end ______________ road
    • A. 

      On, at, in

    • B. 

      In, in, of

    • C. 

      In, at, of

    • D. 

      On, by, at

  • 2. 
    As frases   I. John lives ______ Jackson Street; II. It was _____________ the night of April 14; III. She was _____________ her way home ...  devem ser completadas com a preposição
    • A. 

      Of

    • B. 

      By

    • C. 

      On

    • D. 

      Off

  • 3. 
    Most people find it difficult to read and listen to the radio _______ the same time
    • A. 

      On

    • B. 

      In

    • C. 

      For

    • D. 

      At

  • 4. 
    Sorry, I can't eat any cookies. I'm _______ a severe diet.
    • A. 

      At

    • B. 

      Of

    • C. 

      On

    • D. 

      For

  • 5. 
    He was born in the country but grew _______ in Rio de Janeiro
    • A. 

      On

    • B. 

      Up

    • C. 

      Over

    • D. 

      Down

  • 6. 
    Listen _______ me, will you?
    • A. 

      At

    • B. 

      On

    • C. 

      To

    • D. 

      Of

  • 7. 
    I always go _______ school ___________ foot
    • A. 

      Of, of

    • B. 

      To, by

    • C. 

      At, from

    • D. 

      To, on

  • 8. 
    They traveled…………….New York…………..San Francisco………..car.
    • A. 

      To; for; by

    • B. 

      From; to; by

    • C. 

      Of; at; in

    • D. 

      Of; at; over

  • 9. 
    (UFCE)”They may find a house to live in for the winter…” A partícula in , usada na frase transcrita, emprega-se de modo incorreto, no seguinte exemplo:
    • A. 

      There are three girls in the group.

    • B. 

      They walked home in the rain.

    • C. 

      In her mind, he is guilty.

    • D. 

      He began his new job in Monday.

    • E. 

      We love to go camping in the summer.

  • 10. 
    (PUC-RS)The prepositions in and on are correctly used in all alternatives BUT:
    • A. 

      On November I’ll be in vacation.

    • B. 

      He’ll go on a leave in the summer.

    • C. 

      She’s always in a bad mood on Mondays.

    • D. 

      In two months you can be on the road.

    • E. 

      In the evenings I see her on TV.

  • 11. 
    People_______70 should not do these exercises. It’s too heavy for them.
    • A. 

      On

    • B. 

      In

    • C. 

      Out of

    • D. 

      Over

  • 12. 
    (URGS-RS) Read ______ line 5 _____ line 20 ______ page 31.
    • A. 

      From; to; on

    • B. 

      From; until; in

    • C. 

      Of; to; at

    • D. 

      On; as far as; by

  • 13. 
    Travelling ______ ship is not so expensive nowadays
    • A. 

      Above

    • B. 

      Below

    • C. 

      By

    • D. 

      Behind

  • 14. 
       -Where does Paul live?    -His house is just ________ the street.
    • A. 

      To

    • B. 

      Between

    • C. 

      Across

    • D. 

      Through

  • 15. 
    The train was going _______ the tunnel when the accident happened.
    • A. 

      At

    • B. 

      Through

    • C. 

      Across

    • D. 

      On

  • 16. 
    Use in, on or at. Everybody gets kind of emotional ________Christmas.
  • 17. 
    My birthday is _______November
  • 18. 
    My Brother’s birthday is ___________April 21st
  • 19. 
    They arrived_________Florida____________6.30
  • 20. 
    Meet me next to the clock tower _____________the morning
  • 21. 
    There are four seasons _______________a year.
  • 22. 
    Let’s meet behind the church _____________midnight
  • 23. 
    • A. 

      They are walking down the stairs

    • B. 

      They are working down the stairs

    • C. 

      They walked up the stairs

    • D. 

      They are walking downs the stairs

  • 24. 
       In the Picture, I can see a woman. The woman is sitting at a table. She is sitting  ______ a chair. There is another chair ________ the woman. Her feet are ________ the table. The woman is holding up a cup _____ her hands.
    • A. 

      On, opposite, under, in

    • B. 

      On, below, under, in

    • C. 

      On, opposite, in, in

    • D. 

      On, under, opposite,in

  • 25. 
    You’ll have to choose……………..love and duty.
    • A. 

      Between

    • B. 

      Among

    • C. 

      At

    • D. 

      To

  • 26. 
    Recife is _______ the northeast of Brazil.
    • A. 

      In

    • B. 

      On

    • C. 

      Towards

    • D. 

      From

  • 27. 
    His country house is __________ the top of a hill.
    • A. 

      On

    • B. 

      In

    • C. 

      Among

    • D. 

      By

  • 28. 
    He was _______hospital for a few days.
    • A. 

      On

    • B. 

      In

    • C. 

      Over

    • D. 

      Below

  • 29. 
    She was ______________ the bank when I last saw her.
    • A. 

      From

    • B. 

      On

    • C. 

      In

    • D. 

      At

  • 30. 
    My cousins live _____________ a farm not from here
    • A. 

      On

    • B. 

      At

    • C. 

      Above

    • D. 

      Over

  • 31. 
    She rushed _____________stairs to see the present.