Place Prepositions 1

25 Questions | Total Attempts: 18

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Practice prepositions of place by completing the following sentences using one of the prepostions in, on or at.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    After a thorough search of the room, the thief found the microchip __________ the top shelf of the bookcase.
    • A. 

      In

    • B. 

      On

    • C. 

      At

  • 2. 
    The man sat down __________ his favorite armchair to read his evening paper.
    • A. 

      In

    • B. 

      On

    • C. 

      At

  • 3. 
    She carefully held the tiny ladybug __________the palm of her hand
    • A. 

      In

    • B. 

      On

    • C. 

      At

  • 4. 
    There was a two-inch long jagged scar __________the back of her hand.
    • A. 

      In

    • B. 

      On

    • C. 

      At

  • 5. 
    She looked at herself __________ the mirror.
    • A. 

      In

    • B. 

      On

    • C. 

      At

  • 6. 
    There was a large greasy spot __________the mirror.
    • A. 

      In

    • B. 

      On

    • C. 

      At

  • 7. 
    There is someone __________the door.  Would you go and answer it?
    • A. 

      In

    • B. 

      On

    • C. 

      At

  • 8. 
    There was a large flat screen __________the corner of the room.
    • A. 

      In

    • B. 

      On

    • C. 

      At

  • 9. 
    We slipped into the auditorium and sat down __________ the back of the room.
    • A. 

      In

    • B. 

      On

    • C. 

      At

  • 10. 
    She stood __________the window and watched the sun set.
    • A. 

      In

    • B. 

      On

    • C. 

      At

  • 11. 
    Please sign your name __________the line at the bottom of the page.
    • A. 

      In

    • B. 

      On

    • C. 

      At

  • 12. 
    We will wait for you __________the corner of King Street and Hyde Road.
    • A. 

      In

    • B. 

      On

    • C. 

      At

  • 13. 
    The drunk man was found wandering __________the middle of the street.
    • A. 

      In

    • B. 

      On

    • C. 

      At

  • 14. 
    There is a very nice Chinese restaurant __________ Granville Street.
    • A. 

      In

    • B. 

      On

    • C. 

      At

  • 15. 
    Turn left __________ the traffic lights and then drive straight on for three miles.
    • A. 

      In

    • B. 

      On

    • C. 

      At

  • 16. 
    He emptied the dishwasher and placed the plates __________ the bottom shelf of the cupboard.
    • A. 

      In

    • B. 

      On

    • C. 

      At

  • 17. 
    Please write your name __________the top of the page.
    • A. 

      In

    • B. 

      On

    • C. 

      At

  • 18. 
    The teacher stood __________the front of the room when the students entered the classroom.
    • A. 

      In

    • B. 

      On

    • C. 

      At

  • 19. 
    The child  knocked __________ the door and asked if Peter could come out and play.
    • A. 

      In

    • B. 

      On

    • C. 

      At

  • 20. 
    She sat down __________her desk and turned on her computer.
    • A. 

      In

    • B. 

      On

    • C. 

      At

  • 21. 
    He searched everywhere for his passport and finally found it __________ the top drawer of his desk.
    • A. 

      In

    • B. 

      On

    • C. 

      At

  • 22. 
    The little girl sat down __________ the kitchen chair and ate the snack her grandmother had prepared for her.
    • A. 

      In

    • B. 

      On

    • C. 

      At

  • 23. 
    They boarded the flight to New York and after stowing their hand luggage in the overhead bins, they sat down __________ their seats.
    • A. 

      In

    • B. 

      On

    • C. 

      At

  • 24. 
    He had had a sharp pain  __________ his arm for a few days and decided to make appointment to see his doctor.
    • A. 

      In

    • B. 

      On

    • C. 

      At

  • 25. 
    She placed the large houseplant __________ the corner of the living room.
    • A. 

      In

    • B. 

      At

    • C. 

      On