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Quiz VII. Dependent Prepositions & Prepositional Expressions I

Gap-fill exercise

Fill each gap with the correct preposition, then press "Check" to check your answers.

1. There's a big difference between whether you switched my computer off accident or purpose,' the teacher said angrily.
2. mistake the candidate wrote all her answers pencil, despite the instructions.
3. the library the student found himself sitting chance opposite the author the book he was reading.
4. The bookshop has run the textbooks, but they have some more order.
5. While the class was studying the rocks the beach, a sudden storm took them surprise.
6. He doesn't enjoy his history lessons because he has to learn so many dates heart.