Find the mistake – prepositions

March 5, 2012pdf

Each sentence given below contains a mistake. Find the mistake and correct it.

1. Who is that cute girl on the fifth row?

2. There is a big spider in the ceiling.

3. Granny is arriving with the 3.30 train.

4. As there was no room on the bus, we got out.

5. Don’t throw food at the animals.

6. We should arrive to Smith’s in time for dinner.

7. She lives in a flat in the third floor.

8. What did you do in the weekend?

9. He can run 1000 meters at about four minutes.

10. I met her in a cold afternoon in winter.

Answers

1. Who is that cute girl in the fifth row?

2. There is a big spider on the ceiling.

3. Granny is arriving on the 3.30 train.

4. As there was no room on the bus, we got off.

5. Don’t throw food to the animals.

6. We should arrive at Smith’s in time for dinner.

7. She lives in a flat on the third floor.

8. What did you do at the weekend? (GB) / What did you do on the weekend? (US)

9. He can run 1000 meters in about four minutes.

10. I met her on a cold afternoon in winter.

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