Grammar Quiz

Prepositions Quiz


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     What type of verb is the underlined word? Gale and Katniss were best friends.
     
      A.     Helping Verb
      B.     Linking Verb
      C.     Action Verb


I was disappointed ………….. the grade I received last week.

A. in

B. on

C. with

D. for


My birthday falls ___ the 25 of July.
a. at
b. on
c. behind
d. in


     My son’s car is in the garage.
     
      A.     Compound noun
      B.     Plural noun
      C.     Possessive noun
      D.     Contraction


There is a bridge _____________ the river.

A. Near
B. Across
C. On
D. Along


They go to school ___ car, but sometimes they prefer to walk.

A. In
B. With
C. By
D. On


A predicate noun renames the subject.

A. True
B. False


Where is the preposition? It was a long walk, so he began moving slowly towards the town.

A. Towards the town
B. It was a long walk
C. Began moving slowly
D. So he began


Who was the first woman pilot to fly ____________ the Atlantic?

A. through

B. across

C. beneath

D. among


Julia came all the way _______________ Russia to see her boyfriend.

A. From
B. Since
C. Before
D. In


According to the director, our salary increase is scheduled to take effect July 1.

Identify the prepositional phrase in the above:

A. To take effect
B. According to the director
C. Is scheduled


I’ll see you ____ home when I get there.

A. In
B. By
C. At


She comes to work ___ foot.
a. on
b. by
c. with
d. in


What type of verb is the underlined word? Haymitch described Katniss as hostile.
     
      A.     Helping Verb
      B.     Linking Verb
      C.     Action Verb


Where is the preposition? We often go fishing along the river bank.

A. River bank
B. Go fishing
C. Along the river bank
D. Often


My father gave me a big present __________ my birthday.

A. in

B. on

C. at

D. under


 Where are the sunglasses?

     
      A.     Their on the room.
      B.     They’re in the floor.
      C.     They are under the floor.
      D.     They are on the floor.
      E.     Their in the room.


I haven’t been to the theatre ___ a long time.

A. For
B. Since
C. From


The children are going _____ the zoo.

A. across

B. above

C. to

D. beside


The lion is jumping ____ the hoop.

A. along

B. across

C. through


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