Prepositions

Complete with the right preposition.

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Prepositions of time
1. Sunday
2.
3:00 pm
3.
20th April
4.
April
5.
1999
6.
the spring
7.
Easter
8.
her birthday
9.  the evening
10.
lunchtime
11.
Sunday evening
12.
New Year’s eve
13.
night
14.
Easter Monday
15.
the middle of April
16.
the first half of 1999

 

Note → No preposition: last spring / yesterday evening / last month
 

1. I usually have a shower the morning.
2. The London train leaves
9:15.
3. Let’s have a party
New Year’s Day.
4. She was born
1995.
5. I’ll meet you
4 o’clock Friday evening.
6. She’s getting married
midday Saturday, August 16th.
7. The class lasts
9:30 10:45.
8. There were a lot of changes the 19th century.
9. British people usually visit their relatives
Christmas
10. I often go skiing
January.
11. He lives in the USA
1985 1995.
12. He sometimes plays loud music late
night.
13. Perhaps people will travel to other galaxies
the 22nd century.
14. I will be in Paris
April 3rd.

 

Prepositions of place

1. I spent the whole summer the beach.
2. - Where is Juan? - He's
the beach.
3. The house is right
the beach.
4. The book’s
the table.
5. The sugar’s
the cupboard.
6. Tina’s
the funeral.
7. - What’s Joe doing? - He’s
the cinema waiting for us..
8. She’s
London a week.
9. The painting’s
the wall.
10. They’re
the airport the departure lounge.
11. I’m
the living room.
12. The magazines are
the top shelf.
13. The news is
the front page.
14. He’s
the bus stop.
15. They’re platform 9.
16. Do the exercise
page 57 your grammar book.
17. The London train is
platform 10.
18. Cyprus is
the Mediterranean.
19. I live
the North.
20. I live
the twentieth floor.
21. He lives
Barton Road.
22. They live
7, Dayton Road.
23. Dover is
the coast the south-east of England.
24. Cairo is
the Nile.
25. My friends are
the seaside.
26. We were
the plane 10 hours.
27. - Where is he? - He’s
bed.
28. We swam
the Nile.