# Preposition Test

**English Grammar – Preposition Test**

**-: Preposition Test :-**

**Direction – Choose the correct preposition to make a correct sentence :**

**1. There is a river ……… my house. **

**(a)**beside

**(b)**on

**over**

(c)

(c)

**(d)**in

2. He went to Lucknow ……… car.

2. He went to Lucknow ……… car.

**(a)**with

**(b)**by

**of**

(c)

(c)

**(d)**from

**3. It is a part ………… my duty. (a) ** of

**(b)**in

**with**

(c)

(c)

**(d)**over

**for**

4. He has lived in Allahabad ……… ten years.

(a)

4. He has lived in Allahabad ……… ten years.

(a)

**(b)**from

**since**

(c)

(c)

**(d)**of

**5. The Republic Day is celebrated ……… 26th of January in India. (a) **on

**(b)**at

**of**

(c)

(c)

**(d)**over

**by**

6. The students have gone on a tour ……… their teachers.

(a)

6. The students have gone on a tour ……… their teachers.

(a)

**(b)**with

**of**

(c)

(c)

**(d)**from

**7. The old man who lived next door died …… cholera.(a) **by

**(b)**from

**with**

(c)

(c)

**(d)**of

**among**

8. Shatabdi Express runs ………. New Delhi and Lucknow.

(a)

8. Shatabdi Express runs ………. New Delhi and Lucknow.

(a)

**(b)**between

**from**

(c)

(c)

**(d)**to

**9. My father lived in Mumbai ………. ten years. (a) **for

**(b)**from

**since**

(c)

(c)

**(d)**by

**with**

10. The Principal does not agree ……… the students on this matter.

(a)

10. The Principal does not agree ……… the students on this matter.

(a)

**(b)**of

**from**

(c)

(c)

**(d)**to

**11. We should not laugh ……… others. (a) **at

**(b)**on

**to**

(c)

(c)

**(d)**of

**along**

12. The boys were running ……… the road.

(a)

12. The boys were running ……… the road.

(a)

**(b)**in

**at**

(c)

(c)

**(d)**by

**13. The dacoits were passing …… the forest.(a) **from

**(b)**through

**in**

(c)

(c)

**(d)**between

**by**

14. The soldiers fought ……… courage.

(a)

14. The soldiers fought ……… courage.

(a)

**(b)**with

**from**

(c)

(c)

**(d)**by

**15. Distribute these mangoes ………. Sheela, Rita and Geeta. (a) **between

**(b)**with

**among**

(c)

(c)

**(d)**in

**in**

16. You must be aware …….. your responsibilities.

(a)

16. You must be aware …….. your responsibilities.

(a)

**(b)**of

**with**

(c)

(c)

**(d)**to

**17. He has been changed ……. theft. (a) **for

**(b)**of

**with**

(c)

(c)

**(d)**to

**on**

18. Please look ……… the matter personally.

(a)

18. Please look ……… the matter personally.

(a)

**(b)**of

**off**

(c)

(c)

**(d)**into

**19. He has been suffering from fever ……. about a week.(a) **since

**(b)**for

**from.**

(c)

(c)

**(d)**by

**for**

20. He has been ill …… Monday.

(a)

20. He has been ill …… Monday.

(a)

**(b)**from

**since**

(c)

(c)

**(d)**by

**21. He was charged …….. murder. (a) **for

**(b)**of

**with**

(c)

(c)

**(d)**to

**since**

22. The boys have been playing football ……… two hours.

(a)

22. The boys have been playing football ……… two hours.

(a)

**(b)**for

**from**

(c)

(c)

**(d)**by

**23. Ritu is ashamed …….. her folly. (a) **for

**(b)**of

**at**

(c)

(c)

**(d)**on

**at**

24. The cat jumped …….. the table.

(a)

24. The cat jumped …….. the table.

(a)

**(b)**on

**in**

(c)

(c)

**(d)**upon

**25. The police man ran ……. the thief. (a) **behind

**(b)**after

**from**

(c)

(c)

**(d)**to

**with**

26. I agree ……… your proposal.

(a)

26. I agree ……… your proposal.

(a)

**(b)**to

**from**

(c)

(c)

**(d)**by

**27. I do not pay attention …….. my promise.(a) **to

**(b)**of

**with**

(c)

(c)

**(d)**for

**with**

28. I was made aware ……. danger.

(a)

28. I was made aware ……. danger.

(a)

**(b)**for

**from**

(c)

(c)

**(d)**of

**29. He did the same ……. my repeated requests.(a) **as

**(b)**in spite of

**instead of**

(c)

(c)

**(d)**with

**in**

30. The house is …… fire.

(a)

30. The house is …… fire.

(a)

**(b)**on

**at**

(c)

(c)

**(d)**to

**31. He is good …….. mathematics.(a) **in

**(b)**at

**to**

(c)

(c)

**(d)**of

**since**

32. My uncle visited Mumbai …….. Dashhara holidays.

(a)

32. My uncle visited Mumbai …….. Dashhara holidays.

(a)

**(b)**for

**during**

(c)

(c)

**(d)**of

**33. Sita died …… breast cancer.(a) **with

**(b)**by

**of**

(c)

(c)

**(d)**for

**out**

34. Ghee is made …….. milk.

(a)

34. Ghee is made …….. milk.

(a)

**(b)**of

**by**

(c)

(c)

**(d)**from

**35. The sun sets ……. the west. (a) **in

**(b)**into

**to**

(c)

(c)

**(d)**for

**for**

36. Ravi reached his school ……… any delay.

(a)

36. Ravi reached his school ……… any delay.

(a)

**(b)**with

**without**

(c)

(c)

**(d)**of

**37. He has been ill ……… Monday. (a) **for

**(b)**from

**since**

(c)

(c)

**(d)**of

**with**

38. My friend does not talk ……. me.

(a)

38. My friend does not talk ……. me.

(a)

**(b)**to

**from**

(c)

(c)

**(d)**of

**39. I am very sorry …….. being late. (a) **to

**(b)**on

**for**

(c)

(c)

**(d)**of

**with**

40. Please write ……… ink.

(a)

40. Please write ……… ink.

(a)

**(b)**in

**from**

(c)

(c)

**(d)**by

**41. I am proud ……… my daughter.(a) **of

**(b)**at

**to**

(c)

(c)

**(d)**into

**since**

42. He will return home …….. 6 o’clock.

(a)

42. He will return home …….. 6 o’clock.

(a)

**(b)**from

**for**

(c)

(c)

**(d)**by

**43. He studies ………. 8 p.m. to 10 p.m.(a) **by

**(b)**since

**from**

(c)

(c)

**(d)**for

**with**

44. Why do you not listen …… him?

(a)

44. Why do you not listen …… him?

(a)

**(b)**to

**of**

(c)

(c)

**(d)**from

**Answer :- 1. (a) 2. (b) 3. (a) 4. (a) 5. (a) 6. (b) 7. (d) 8. (b) 9. (a) 10. (a) 11. (a) 12. (a) 13. (b) 14. (b) 15. (c) 16. (b) 17. (c) 18. (d) 19. (b) 20. (c) 21. (b) 22. (b) 23. (c) 24. (b) 25. (b) 26. (a) 27. (a) 28. (d) 29. (c) 30.** (b) 31. (b) 32. (c) 33. (c) 34. (d) 35. (a) 36. (c) 37. (c) 38. (b) 39. (c) 40. (b) 41. (a) 42. (d) 43. (c) 44. (b)

**-: One Question for You :-**

**Qu. My house is ………. the school building.(a) **with

**(b)**of

**by**

(c)

(c)

**(d)**behind