Preposition Quizzes & Trivia

In a cognitive development game called “Complete the Story”, players are requested to come up with a single word per person in order to fill the missing parts between “Once upon a time, there was...”, and “...then they lived happily ever after”. The point of the exercise is to understand that regardless of how juicy and dramatic the nouns and verbs might be, the story would never make sense without those apparently meaningless words that connects them: the prepositions.

That is why we have dedicated special quizzes on prepositions that will help you further understand their importance. “Where does the word preposition come from?”, “What properties are characteristic to most ad positional systems?”, “In what kind of classification do prepositions fall into?” Regard these questions as a demonstration of will and continue answering!

Can you identify the correct preposition? Prepositions in the English language are expected to follow a noun or a subject for a sentence to be considered correct. Over the past week, we have learned how and when to use...

Questions: 10  |  Attempts: 13353   |  Last updated: Aug 13, 2019
  • Sample Question
    My friends are waiting __ me __ the mall.

A Preposition in the English language is placed before the object in the sentence. Just how good are you at using prepositions? Take up the multiple-choice questions below and get to have some practice by merely choosing the...

Questions: 20  |  Attempts: 10578   |  Last updated: Oct 30, 2019
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    When we get ready for dinner, I have to take my books__________ the table.

Hello, everyone.  This is an exercise to practice the use of the following prepositions; in, on, at and to.  Please choose the best preposition for each sentence.  Good luck!

Questions: 10  |  Attempts: 1303   |  Last updated: Jan 19, 2016
  • Sample Question
    He lives _____ New York City.

A preposition is a word that connects nouns and pronouns whereas conjunctions are used to connect phrases in a sentence. The test below is designed to help you find out just how well you understand usage of these words in a...

Questions: 20  |  Attempts: 1217   |  Last updated: Mar 18, 2019
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    1.       My best friend, John, is named _____ his great-grandfather.

Yang harus anda lakukan adalah: Perhatikan dengan seksama kalimat pada soal-soal ini. Kemudian anda check  pernyataan manakah  yang benar mengenai kalimat tersebut. Penjelasan kalimat bisa berisikan:  True/False,...

Questions: 5  |  Attempts: 962   |  Last updated: Feb 19, 2013
  • Sample Question
    The name of the baby in the crib is Jack.




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Preposition Questions & Answers


He put on his shoes__ he could go outside.
Answer by raghavendra singh banjare is then is used because the purpose what he does in th bove line
Which of the following Preposition does the best fit here? When we get ready for dinner, I have to take my books__________ the table.
The correct preposition for this is A. off. Off may be used as an adverb and it can also be used as a preposition. In this case, it is being used as a preposition. This is normally used to describe something that is about to leave or if you are descr
Which one of the following prepositions does fit in this sentence? He goes ___ school by car.
A is the right answer to this question. There are a lot of people who become confused with prepositions especially when they are not aware of how prepositions should be used. This sentence has a blank in between goes and school. This means that the p
Which word will best fit in the following sentence? We should not spend money ___ luxuries. 
Option A - We should not spend money ON luxuries is the correct answer. We should spend money FOR luxuries and We should not spent money WITH luxuries are not correct.
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