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Prepositions - Exercise 19

Directions: In the space below each sentence, write the correct preposition that belongs in the blank in each sentence. Choose the correct preposition from the following

at     by     for     from     in     of     on     to     with

When you are finished, click the "Check My Work" button at the bottom of the page to check your answers.

1. She feels anxious _____ the upcoming test.


2. There is no reason for Rick _____ attend the meeting.


3. We are prohibited _____ smoking in this area.


4. Today is a good day to take advantage _____ the sunshine.


5. Janet is very dedicated _____ her mother.


6. I sympathize _____ you about this tragic situation.


7. The dog was blamed _____ something the cat did.


8. The student is nervous _____ giving his presentation.


9. You have been very patient _____ me throughout this ordeal.


10. We are flattered _____ your proposal for our company.



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