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Choose correct prepositions from the options given :
……. the cupboard, very ……. the wall, there is a narrow gap, ……. which
a few charts .have been kept.
(A) into, behind, near
(B) behind, near, into
(C) into, near, behind
(D) near, behind, into

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Fill in the blanks with suitable prepositions choosing the correct option.
I was sleeping …………………. a friend’s house …………………… a village suddenly I was
awakened……………………… a rumbling and thumping ……………………….the roof.
(A) in by on at
(B) on in at by
(C) at in by on
(D) by at on in

Choose the sentence which has no error.
(A) I place great confidence on you
(B) I place great confidence in you
(C) I place great confidence of you
(D) I place great confidence with you

Explanation

confidence in –> 100% confident and 100% sure
confidence off –> not 100% sure but confident
on, with doesn’t go with confident

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Fill in the blanks with suitable prepositions given below
(a) There is a pencil ……….. the box.
(b) The cat was sitting ……….. the table.
(c) The girl is standing ……….. the two pillars.
(d) She placed the dishes ……….. the table.
Options:
I. between
2. in
3. on
4. under
(a) (b) (c) (d)
(A) 2 4 1 3
(B) 1 2 4 3
(C) 3 1 2 4
(D) 4 2 1 3 .

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Find out the suitable prepositions to fill in the following passage.
Business territory was developed —‘(a)’—- response —‘(b)’— teachers asking —‘(c)’— multimedia resources designed specifically —‘(d)’— classrooms.
(a) (b) (c) (d)
(A) in to the in
(B) in to for for
(C) for in to for
(D) to for in to

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fill in the blanks with suitable prepositions :
The most popular therapy ———- getting rid ———- hiccups is to have someone to scare you when you least expect it.
(A) to, away
(B) on, to
(C) off, for
(D) for, of

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Fill out the blank with the most appropriate option given below :
Alexander’s hope—– the whole of India was not materialised due to his ill health.
(A) to conquer
(B) of conquer
(C) of conquering
(D) conquered

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Fill in the blanks with the suitable prepositions. Choose the correct sequence of prepositions that would complete the passage, from the codes given below.
—— the cupboard, very —— the wall, there is a narrow gap, —— which a few charts have been kept. Unroll them and hang them
——the walls of the room.
(A) behind, near, into, on
(B) on, near, behind, into
(C) near, into, on, behind
(D) into, on, near, behind

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Choose the correct sequence of prepositions that would complete-the passage, from the codes given below :
A friend —— mine returned —— Moscow —— a beautiful story —— a missionary.
1. from
2. about
3. with
4. of
(A) 4 1 3 2
(B) 1 3 4 2
(C) 2 4 3 1
(D) 3 2 1 4

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Choose the correct answer from the codes given below to fill in the blanks with appropriate prepositions.
Sitting —— the tree, the four thieves were dividing the money —— themselves. Suddenly they picked —— a quarrel —— a silly issue.
(A) among, up, over, under
(B) up, over, under, among
(C) over, under, among, up
(D) under, among, up, over

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Identify the correct prepositions from the options given below :
There is not enough space —— the desk and the bench. Arrange them properly,——the classes commence.
(A) before, between
(B) between, before
(C) beside, behind
(D) near, on

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Choose the correct order of the prepositions from the options given to fill in the blanks of the following passage :
——first, we sat—— the shade—— a tree, but later we went—— a swim —— the river.
(A) by, in, of, for, in
(B) in, on, of, for, in
(C) at, in, of for, in
(D) at, in, of, to, in

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Fill in the blanks with correct prepositions.
“Leave your books ……… the table at the centre of the room. Then go to the room ………the staircase. Wait there ……… I come. There is not enough space ……… the desk and the bench”.
(a), (b), (c), (d)
(A) on, beside, between, until
(B) beside, on, until, between
(C) until, between, on, beside
(D) on, beside, until, between

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Fill in the blanks with suitable prepoaition :
(a) I agree —— your proposal.
(b) Rani is worried —— his health.
(c) My uncle will visit me —— May.
(d) The cat hid —— the door.
1. behind
2. in
3. about
4. to
(a) (b) (c) (d)
(A) 4 3 2 1
(B) 4 2 1 3
(C) 2 1 3 4
(D) 2 4 1 3