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 - The boss didn’t punish him for coming late. He must be ____ his good books.

A - in

B - into

C - inside

D - onto

Answer : A

Explanation

“in” is used in place of belongs to.

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 - Amanda hasn't seen her older sister ____ last April.

A - on

B - in

C - around

D - since

Answer : D

Explanation

“since” is used to mention the starting time of an action.

Q 4 - There was a footpath that went ____ the road till the railway station.

A - over

B - along

C - around

D - round

Answer : B

Explanation

“along” is used as next to something.

Q 5 - I had not slept or eaten anything properly ____ two days.

A - since

B - from

C - in

D - for

Answer : D

Explanation

“for” is used as duration.

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 - I am very thankful ____ Mr. Sharma for having put in a few words for me which helped me to get this job.

A - for

B - with

C - of

D - to

Answer : D

Explanation

“to” is used here to address the person who is to be thanked.

Q 8 - My business is suffering as we are badly wanting ... funds.

A - on

B - about

C - into

D - in

Answer : D

Explanation

“in” is used here as short of.

Q 9 - You have to leave your shoes ____ the door when you enter the house.

A - In

B - Over

C - To

D - By

Answer : D

Explanation

“by” here means beside.

Q 10 - There is no doubt that Adam is very good ____ telling jokes.

A - at

B - over

C - of

D - with

Answer : A

Explanation

“at” is used here to highlight the skills.

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