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 - I tripped ____ the cat and fell downstairs.

A - over

B - on

C - above

D - at

Answer : A

Explanation

“over” is used to mean stumbling.

Q 2 - Looking forward ____ seeing you soon at the meeting.

A - at

B - to

C - for

D - over

Answer : B

Explanation

“to” is used as hope to see you.

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 - Jeanne was texting her boyfriend ____ the teacher was teaching.

A - until

B - of

C - while

D - for

Answer : C

Explanation

“while” means during.

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 - I can’t even think ____ travelling by any other way except my own car.

A - over

B - of

C - in

D - with

Answer : B

Explanation

“of” is used as to travel.

Q 7 - I asked my friend to wait ____ the station for me in case I did not reach in time.

A - in

B - on

C - upon

D - at

Answer : D

Explanation

“at” is used here for location.

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 - When we get ready for dinner, I have to take my books ____ the table.

A - off

B - from

C - out

D - of

Answer : A

Explanation

“off” is used here to mean removing.

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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