Dear students, I hope that you’ve learnt the grammar for this class and homework. Do the exercises with a little more attention than usual. I’ve tried to make the praxis as easy as possible, but that was impossible. So, good luck!
1) Choose one: To/At
We arrived __ the station.Let’s meet __ Adams’.
I’m going ___ you.
Mary returned __ the store.
She knows that he’s always __ his friends’.
2) Choose one: For/Since
We’ve been studying maths __ five years.
You’ve been studying languages __ I know you.
He has been traveling __ five years.
I’ve been here __ the whole hour. Where have you been?
He’s been with the company __ it was established.
3) Choose one: In/For/On/At (Dates, Seasons, Times, Months and Holidays)
Muriel has a meeting __ the morning.
She’ll be here __ 6:00 PM as she’s always __ time.
The term paper is due __ 8:00 AM __ the 5th.
He’d like to travel __ August.
She’ll buy tickets __ the 12th of August for them.
The whole family loves to go sailing __ the springtime.
Are you going to the barbecue __ the 4th of July?
4) Choose one: About/Up to/Around (Quantities)
Thank you, but it’s enough. I ate ___ six cakes today.
It’ll be ___ four films for today.
I don’t know exactly, but it’s ___ 20.
5) Choose one: In/On/At (Regions & Places)
There’s a bank __ Birch Street.
Currently, my parents live __ France.
We drove to the beach and swam __ the ocean.
The Andersons live __ 144 Byrd Lane.
___ the seaside certainly should be fresh air.
6) Choose one: Of/For/About/Zero Preposition (in Phrases)
Mark is afraid __ bears.
I’m afraid __ that you can’t do it as soon as possible.
__ the love __ mercy, stop that noise.
Usually, he feels no concern __ anything.
You should study __ a degree.
Please, don’t worry ____ us; we’ll be safe.