Quiz: Prepositions- Location

Topic: Prepositions

Level: Beginner

Instructions: Choose the correct preposition

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Q1 - I was waiting ...... the bus stop when it began to rain



Q2 - We met ...... a night-club



Q3 - There's very little milk ..... the bottle



Q4 - She was involved in an accident .... the way to her friends' house



Q5 - Her article was published ..... a magazine



Q6 - She is going .... the shops



Q7 - He spends too much time ....... his bedroom



Q8 - Put the milk ...... the fridge, please



Q9 - They moved ...... the suburbs



Q10 - I'll take the children ........ school



Q11 - You can phone me ..... John's after nine



Q12 - The Prime Minister appeared .... television last night



Q13 - I got it ..... the sales



Q14 - His phone number isn't ..... the phone directory



Q15 - I didn't recognise him ____ the photograph



Q16 - They haven't got the book ...... the library



Q17 - Manchester is ..... the North of England



Q18 - She's ..... the phone at the moment



Q19 - She studies French ....... university



Q20 - She's ...... work



Q21 - She's ..... the telephone at the moment



Q22 - They arrived ...... France last night



Q23 - I went ....... the shops to get them



Q24 - She put a pullover ..... because she was feeling cold



Q25 - They arrived ..... the airport ten minutes before their flight left



Q26 - There are always a lot of people ..... the doctor's



Q27 - She wrote everything down ...... her diary



Q28 - There are too many people ..... the tube at rush hour



Q29 - Their house is ...... the coast



Q30 - She arrived ..... Paris at 8 o'clock in the morning



Q31 - They didn't speak very much .... class



Q32 - He learnt Italian when he was living ...... Rome



Q33 - I spend a lot of time ...... the phone



Q34 - She works ...... a shop



Q35 - Her bedroom is rather noisy because it is ..... the front of the house



Q36 - He's ..... strike



Q37 - The letter came ......... my letterbox



Q38 - In England we drive ........ the left



Q39 - She had to fly ....... New York last week



Q40 - Mount Everest is ..... the Himalayas



Q41 - There are twenty cigarettes ..... a packet



Q42 - The bank is ..... Western Avenue



Q43 - Oxford Street is the most famous shopping street ..... London



Q44 - There were ten thousand people ...... the concert



Q45 - The message appeared ...... his pager



Q46 - I forgot to put a stamp ...... the envelope



Q47 - She hung her coat ..... the hook



Q48 - She changed her traveller's cheques ...... the bank at the airport



Q49 - They live ..... the fourth floor



Q50 - The plane landed ...... the airport



Q51 - My brother's an actor and he appeared .... television last night



Q52 - They arrived ...... the station ten minutes late



Q53 - He put the papers ........ the desk drawer



Q54 - He had to appear ...... court last week



Q55 - He was sent ....... prison for fraud



Q56 - They got married ..... church



Q57 - Farmers work ...... the country



Q58 - It was ...... all the newspapers



Q59 - Did you see the film .... TV last night?



Q60 - The film opened ...... cinemas everywhere



Q61 - They bought a house ..... a lovely village



Q62 - We went ...... the cinema on Friday night



Q63 - The Channel Tunnel goes ...... the English Channel



Q64 - The post-box is .... the corner



Q65 - He took the book ....... the shelf



Q66 - Champagne comes ...... France



Q67 - The bridge goes ..... the river



Q68 - He looked ..... the window



Q69 - You should see yourself ....... the mirror



Q70 - The entrance is ...... the ground floor



Q71 - She works ...... a factory



Q72 - She looked ..... the photograph



Q73 - The news was ....... the radio first



Q74 - It's ...... the end of the garden



Q75 - He poured the wine ........ the glasses



Q76 - I hate drinking beer ....... a bottle



Q77 - He went ...... to bed



Q78 - Go ..... the end of the road and turn right



Q79 - The Amazon is the largest river ..... the world



Q80 - They went skiing ..... the Alps



Q81 - The orange juice is ..... the fridge



Q82 - Could you put the book back ...... the shelf when you've finished with it



Q83 - The bridge goes ..... the river at its widest point



Q84 - He looked ..... himself in the mirror



Q85 - There wasn't a cloud ...... the sky



Q86 - I take two sugars ..... coffee



Q87 - She's sitting ..... an armchair



Q88 - Very few people went ...... the concert



Q89 - There's a lot of vitamin C ...... oranges



Q90 - They were stopped and arrested ..... customs



Q91 - Her photograph was ..... the front page of the evening newspaper



Q92 - The garden is .... the back of the house



Q93 - They live ..... the suburbs



Q94 - He took the papers ...... of his briefcase



Q95 - Turn left ...... the crossroads



Q96 - She went ...... the shops to get some batteries



Q97 - Their luggage was stolen ..... the airport



Q98 - She looked at the picture ..... the wall



Q99 - I'll have to take the bus as my car is .... the garage



Q100 - The office is ...... the top floor



Q101 - He was wearing his new watch ...... his wrist



Q102 - I was .... home all night



Q103 - I put all my junk ...... the attic



Q104 - He always sings ..... the shower



Q105 - There are too many cars ..... the roads



Q106 - She was still ..... the bath when her guests arrived



Q107 - It was made .... China



Q108 - Turn right ..... Spring Road



Q109 - They go ..... school by bus



Q110 - He sent postcards ..... his friends



Q111 - She got .... the train at Bedford



Q112 - You can get duty free ...... the plane



Q113 - He spent ten years ....... prison



Q114 - A surgeon works ....... an operating theatre



Q115 - She was ...... the garden when I arrived



Q116 - The satellite is ..... orbit



Q117 - The video is available ...... all good shops



Q118 - They were taken ....... hospital by ambulance



Q119 - He spent a lot of time ...... the swimming pool



Q120 - She didn't come ..... school last week because she was ill



Q121 - The plane crashed ...... the sea



Q122 - Take the second road ..... the left



Q123 - The police took them ..... the station



Q124 - They trained ..... the gym



Q125 - He put the book .... the top shelf



Q126 - I got ..... the bus at the Green



Q127 - Troubles come ....... threes



Q128 - I used to live ..... the next street



Q129 - The church is ...... the pub



Q130 - There's a lot of caffeine ...... coffee



Q131 - Milan is ...... Italy



Q132 - Sicily is .... the South of Italy



Q133 - She took the train ..... work



Q134 - You can park ...... the basement car park



Q135 - He was born ...... Liverpool



Q136 - I've never been .... the United States



Q137 - She lives ...... a farm



Q138 - You can change your money ...... a bank



Q139 - Were you ...... the party?



Q140 - I'm going ..... bed



Q141 - They usually eat ..... the kitchen



Q142 - Buckingham Palace is ..... London



Q143 - She took the train ..... Edinburgh



Q144 - He's always got his hands ...... his pockets



Q145 - He was sitting ..... his desk drinking a coffee



Q146 - They live ..... the country



Q147 - We went for a walk ...... the wood



Q148 - You'll find the word ...... a dictionary



Q149 - She lived ...... Australia for several years



Q150 - My bedroom looks ........ the sea



Q151 - I live ...... a quiet street



Q152 - In the sixties, humankind landed ...... the moon



Q153 - Look up the number ...... the telephone directory



Q154 - I forgot to put the letters ...... the post yesterday



Q155 - The company is based ..... a small town



Q156 - The River Thames runs ..... London



Q157 - She walked ..... the room and sat down



Q158 - He rarely goes ....... church



Q159 - He worked ..... the supermarket at the end of my street for years




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