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 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!

It was an emergency, I had to work _______ the night. I didn't get home until 9.30 the next morning.
night work
until
beyond
through
while

Correct!

Wrong!

We use ___ when we refer to days or dates.
Calendar
at
on
in
until

Correct!

Wrong!

Beyond and Until mean the same thing - True or False
True or False
True
False

Correct!

Wrong!

Andrew likes to read on the bus _______ going to school.
School bus
during
before
while
after

Correct!

Wrong!

Most Spaniards eat dinner ______ 10.00 pm
Spanish Restaurant
at around
over
during
between

Correct!

Wrong!

The baby likes to have a short sleep just __________.
boy-sleeping
during lunch
while lunch
for lunch
after lunch

Correct!

Wrong!

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

Correct!

Wrong!

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

Correct!

Wrong!

In summer the sun sets _________ 9.30 pm
Sunset in summer
in around
at around
on around
to around

Correct!

Wrong!

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