The Prepositions of Place Quiz

Struggling with those annoying English prepositions of time is a thing of the past. Now you can learn them in a fun way by doing the prepositions of place quiz

What's in the Prepositions of Place Quiz

It's a short quiz where you get a selection of 10 multiple choice questions on the prepositions of place. In addition, you can repeat the quiz to get a different selection of questions. To help you learn, each answer comes with an explanation of the answer. So, have a go - do it now! Click the button below to begin.

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I worked in a hospital ____  4 years
by
for
while
during

Correct!

Wrong!

The coach will leave ________ 6.00 pm. It may be as late as 6.15 but you should be here at 6.00 sharp, just in case.
Coach
before
at around
between
throughout

Correct!

Wrong!

The trees blew down _________ a massive storm last night.
massive storm
until
during
beyond
past

Correct!

Wrong!

In my office, most people go home ________ 6.30 or 7.00 pm.
Going Home
throughout
at about
during
while

Correct!

Wrong!

I took a lot of notes ________ the lecture.
lecture
during
before
at
until

Correct!

Wrong!

I like to watch TV _____________
watching tv
by the night
in the evening
on the morning
at the afternoon

Correct!

Wrong!

We use the preposition ___ for an exact or specific time.
Time
on
in
at
by

Correct!

Wrong!

I think Andrea stopped playing the piano ______ 8.00 pm when she went for dinner with her friends
Woman playing the piano
at about
during
while
since

Correct!

Wrong!

I have to finish this report ___ the weekend.
until
through
since
by

Correct!

Wrong!

Sarah has to finish her essay __ next Friday.
by
until
past
beyond

Correct!

Wrong!

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