Verbal Ability - Prepositions Online Quiz


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Following quiz provides Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs) related to Prepositions. You will have to read all the given answers and click over the correct answer. If you are not sure about the answer then you can check the answer using Show Answer button. You can use Next Quiz button to check new set of questions in the quiz.

Questions and Answers

Q 1 - Do you take pride ____ your appearance?

A - in

B - at

C - about

D - of

Answer : A

Explanation

“in” is used in place of about.

Q 2 - I am a bit weak ____ subjects related to Science but I am trying to improve.

A - at

B - in

C - into

D - on

Answer : B

Explanation

“in” is used as having knowledge on.

Q 3 - There is a bridge ____ the river if you want to cross it.

A - near

B - across

C - on

D - along

Answer : B

Explanation

“across” is used to mention something crossing the surface.

Q 4 - Julia came all the way ____ Russia to see her boyfriend.

A - from

B - since

C - before

D - in

Answer : A

Explanation

“from” is used to talk about the origin point of traveling.

Q 5 - We drove ____ Uttarakhand, UP and Bengal to reach the international border.

A - in

B - over

C - into

D - through

Answer : D

Explanation

“through” is used as riding across.

Q 6 - The present generation has a thirst ____ success and a never give up attitude.

A - in

B - for

C - about

D - into

Answer : B

Explanation

“for” is used as to get.

Q 7 - At the last minute Sri Lanka decided to withdraw ____ the contest to protest against the terrorist attacks

A - against

B - for

C - upon

D - from

Answer : D

Explanation

“from” is used here as move away or dissociate.

Q 8 - The results ____ the “Clean India” campaign will be visible only after two years.

A - for

B - in

C - of

D - to

Answer : C

Explanation

“of” is used here as belonging to.

Q 9 - It was a long walk, so he began moving slowly ____ the town.

A - for

B - towards

C - until

D - at

Answer : B

Explanation

“towards” means directed at.

Q 10 - We often go fishing ____ the river bank.

A - towards

B - inside

C - along

D - around

Answer : C

Explanation

“along” is used here to mean by the side of.

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