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 - John needs to submit the report ____ his boss before 5 pm.

A - at

B - to

C - of

D - on

Answer : B

Explanation

“to” is used to bring forth the higher authority.

Q 3 - Their relationship was ____ because of jealousy.

A - on

B - in

C - over

D - of

Answer : C

Explanation

“over” is used to mention the end.

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 - Earlier people wasted a lot of time ____ queuing up to pay bills.

A - at

B - of

C - by

D - in

Answer : D

Explanation

“in” is used as by queueing.

Q 6 - I have never faced such a complicated problem ____ all my life as this one.

A - during

B - within

C - in

D - of

Answer : C

Explanation

“in” is used as till now in life.

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 - He left medicine in between and decided to take ____ music for higher studies as that was his real passion.

A - up

B - of

C - upon

D - in

Answer : A

Explanation

“up” is used as in pursuing.

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 - He was caught by the teacher for cheating ____ the exam.

A - during

B - after

C - near

D - outside

Answer : A

Explanation

“during” means while.

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