Prepositions 02
Sometimes two prepositions are used in the same sentence as in 'All the sheep were INSIDE a pen ON the hillside'.

Prepositions 02

Many prepositions indicate place, location or position. Prepositions are important for English sentence structure - they add meaning to a sentence.

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  1. Select the prepositions from the following sentence.
    The bookshop is opposite the station next to the field.
    These prepositions show the location of the bookshop
  2. Select the prepositions from the following sentence.
    The waterfall is behind the river bend next to the forest.
  3. Select the prepositions from the following sentence.
    The clock hangs on the wall just below the picture.
    'on' and 'below' show the position of the clock
  4. Select the prepositions from the following sentence.
    Your coffee is on the table under the tree in the garden.
    The prepositions show where your coffee is to be found
  5. Select the prepositions from the following sentence.
    The book is on the table underneath the cup of tea.
    These prepositions show the position of the book
  6. Select the prepositions from the following sentence.
    The aeroplane flies above the clouds and across the sea.
  7. Select the prepositions from the following sentence.
    The island is far across the sea beyond the horizon.
  8. Select the prepositions from the following sentence.
    The ladder is leaning against the wall inside the garage.
  9. Select the prepositions from the following sentence.
    Walk beside the river until you reach the bend.
  10. Select the prepositions from the following sentence.
    The bird's nest is between the rocks underneath the cliff.

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