'Prepositions after Adjectives' Quiz

This is a intermediate-level quiz containing 22 multichoice questions from our 'prepositions' quiz category. Simply answer all questions and press the 'Grade Me' button to see your score. This exercise is also available as a printable worksheet.

Prepositions after Adjectives

Exercise Instructions: Choose the correct answer.

Q1 - I'm afraid _____ spiders.
Q2 - I'm scared ____ heights.
Q3 - I'm worried _____ the exam.
Q4 - He's jealous ____ her success.
Q5 - I'm envious ____ them.
Q6 - I was confused ____ what she said.
Q7 - I'm sick ____ all this stress.
Q8 - I was shocked ____ their behaviour.
Q9 - I'm no good ____ word games.
Q10 - Fruit is good ____ you.
Q11 - She was very good ____ us.
Q12 - I'm not very keen ____ maths.
Q13 - She's hungry ____ success.
Q14 - I'm tired ____ studying all the time.
Q15 - I was happy ____ them.
Q16 - I was sickened ____ the sight.
Q17 - She isn't capable _____ like that.
Q18 - Smoking is bad ____ your health.
Q19 - I was angry ____ the way they reacted.
Q20 - They are associated ____ our company.
Q21 - She was dressed ____ black.
Q22 - I came near ____ hitting them.

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Q1 - I'm afraid _____ spiders.
 
of
 
to
 
from
 
by
Q2 - I'm scared ____ heights.
 
of
 
to
 
from
Q3 - I'm worried _____ the exam.
 
of
 
for
 
about
Q4 - He's jealous ____ her success.
 
with
 
by
 
of
 
for
Q5 - I'm envious ____ them.
 
with
 
for
 
by
 
of
Q6 - I was confused ____ what she said.
 
about
 
for
 
of
 
to
Q7 - I'm sick ____ all this stress.
 
for
 
of
 
to
Q8 - I was shocked ____ their behaviour.
 
by
 
for
 
of
Q9 - I'm no good ____ word games.
 
by
 
at
 
for
Q10 - Fruit is good ____ you.
 
at
 
to
 
for
Q11 - She was very good ____ us.
 
to
 
at
Q12 - I'm not very keen ____ maths.
 
at
 
of
 
on
 
for
Q13 - She's hungry ____ success.
 
for
 
of
 
to
 
from
Q14 - I'm tired ____ studying all the time.
 
by
 
at
 
to
 
of
Q15 - I was happy ____ them.
 
of
 
by
 
for
Q16 - I was sickened ____ the sight.
 
by
 
of
 
Either could be used here.
Q17 - She isn't capable _____ like that.
 
to behave
 
of behaving
Q18 - Smoking is bad ____ your health.
 
to
 
at
 
for
Q19 - I was angry ____ the way they reacted.
 
for
 
about
Q20 - They are associated ____ our company.
 
with
 
for
 
of
Q21 - She was dressed ____ black.
 
in
 
with
 
by
Q22 - I came near ____ hitting them.
 
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