Prepositions Worksheet-1

Prepositions Worksheet-1

 

See the picture and fill in the correct preposition:

  1. The aircraft is ___ the sky.

A. On                  B. Over               C. Near               D. In

 

  1. The kitten is playing ____ the ball of wool.

A. By                   B. With               C. On                  D. Over

 

  1. The children are standing ____ the table.

 

A. Around          B. With               C. Before            D. After

 

  1. The lion is standing ____ the log.

 

A. In                    B. On                  C. Under            D. Near

 

  1. The teacher is standing _____ the blackboard.

 

A. After              B. Next to          C. Behind           D. Up to

 

  1. The teacher is sitting ____ the desk.

 

A. Before            B. Behind           C. After              D. Near

 

  1. The man is standing ____ the coffee machine.

 

A. Behind           B. Over               C. Near               D. With

 

  1. The man is standing _______ the house.

A. Behind           B. In front of     C. Before            D. After

 

  1. The puppy is ____ the mat.

A. On                  B. In                    C. Under            D. Below

 

  1. The frogs are jumping ____ one another.

 

A. Above            B. On                  C. Over               D. Below

 

Answer Key:

  1. D

Explanation: ‘In’ shows the correct position of the aircraft.

  1. B

Explanation: ‘With’ is the correct preposition.

  1. A

Explanation: ‘Around’ shows the correct position of the children.

  1. B

Explanation: ‘On’ shows the correct position of the lion.

  1. B

Explanation: ‘Next to’ shows the correct position of the teacher.

  1. B

Explanation: ‘Behind’ shows the correct position of the teacher.

  1. C

Explanation: ‘Near’ shows the correct position of the man.

  1. B

Explanation: ‘In front of’ shows the correct position of the man.

  1. A

Explanation: ‘On’ shows the correct position of the puppy.

  1. C

Explanation: ‘Over’ shows the correct position achieved by the jumping frogs.