Prepositions Worksheet-2

Prepositions Worksheet-2

 

See the picture and fill in the correct preposition:

  1. The flag is ____ the astronaut’s hand.

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

 

  1. The food is ____ the tray.

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

 

  1. The gardener is ____ the hedge.

A. In front of     B. Behind           C. Near               D. Over

 

  1. The young lady is sitting ____ the carpet.

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

 

  1. The man is waiting ____ the bus stop.

 

A. On                  B. Near               C. Before            D. At

 

  1.  The girl is sitting ____ the couch and reading a book.

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

 

  1.  The man is sitting ____ the tree.

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

 

  1. The sun is rising ____ the hills.

A. On                  B. Before            C. About             D. Over

 

  1. The boy and girl are skating ____ each other.

A. By                   B. With               C. Near               D. Before

 

  1. The red roses are ____ the vase.

A. On                  B. In                    C. Out of            D. Up on

 

Answer Key:

  1. D

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

  1. B

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

  1. B

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

  1. C

Explanation: ‘On’ shows the correct position of the young lady.

  1. D

Explanation: ‘At’ shows the correct position of the man. ‘At’ is used to talk about small places.

  1. B

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

  1. C

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

  1. D

Explanation: ‘Over’ shows the correct position of the sun.

  1. B

Explanation: ‘With’ shows the correct position of the boy and girl.

  1. B

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