Prepositions of place exercise

May 14, 2011pdf

Fill in the blanks with appropriate prepositions of place.

1. Can you see a woman ……………… the picture? (in / on / at)

2. London is ………………… the river Thames. (on / at / in)

3. The man is sitting ……………. a table. (in front of / in / to)

4. The mother sat ………………. her children. (beside / besides / across)

5. There are a laptop and a few books …………………. the table. (on / at / with)

6. He put the money ……………….. the box. (in / on / under)

7. The cat was hiding ………………… the door. (behind / on / under)

8. Why do you wear that ring ……………… your first finger? (in / on / at)

9. Can you see the helicopter ………………. the palace? (above / under / on)

10. The plane was flying ……………… Scotland. (along / across / above)

Answers

1. Can you see a woman in the picture?

2. London is on the river Thames.

3. The man is sitting in front of a table.

4. The mother sat beside her children.

5. There are a laptop and a few books on the table.

6. He put the money in the box.

7. The cat was hiding behind the door.

8. Why do you wear that ring on your first finger?

9. Can you see the helicopter above the palace?

10. The plane was flying across Scotland.

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