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Upper Intermediate prepositions quiz 2

Organise the class into groups of 4 to 6. Divide each group into two teams, and give each their respective handouts. The teams take it in turns to read a sentence while the other team tries to give the missing preposition.

 

PREPOSITIONS QUIZ 2 – TEAM A

1.       He was on trial ……. murder. (for)

2.       The plans are ……. display in the Town Hall.

       (on)

3.       This bookcase is attached ……. the wall. (to)

4.       Are vampires afraid …… anything? (of)

5.       They ate ……. silence. (in)

6.       No thanks. I’m ……. a diet. (on)

7.       Who’s in charge ……. this project? (of)

8.       Jones was sentenced ……. two years in

       prison. (to)

9.       I’ll get some bread ……. my way home from

       work. (on)

10.   I’m tired ……. waiting. (of)

 

PREPOSITIONS QUIZ 2 – TEAM B

1.       Those children are always ........ trouble. (in)

2.       This will result ……. chaos. (in)

3.       She’s married ……. a Mexican novelist. (to)

4.       I’m sorry ……. the mess. (about)

5.       What does this drink consist …….? (of)

6.       ……. comparison with you, I’m a genius. (in)

7.       Visitors may enter ……. payment of a small

       fee. (on)

8.       Sunbathing doesn’t appeal ……. me much.

       (to)

9.       Remember that book about the Incas? Who

       was it …….? (by)

10.   Do you suffer ……. arthritis? (from)

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