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Название документа Answers Prepositions.docx

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  1. In the picture, I can see a woman.

  2. The woman is sitting at a table.

  3. She is sitting on a chair.

  4. There is another chair opposite the woman.

  5. Her feet are under the table

  6. The woman is holding a cup in her hands.

  7. On the table are a laptop, a paper, a calculator, an appointment calendar, two pens and a muffin.

  8. The woman is looking at her laptop.

  9. The woman's bag is under the table.

  10. In the picture, there are four people.

  11. A couple is sitting at the table.

  12. They are sitting on chairs.

  13. The drinks are on the table.

  14. One woman is standing in front of the table.

  15. Behind her is a man who is barbecuing.

  16. In the picture, there are three kids.

  17. The girl is standing between the two boys.

  18. The boy with the green shirt is on the right.

  19. He has a gamboy in his hands.

  20. The kids are looking at his gameboy.

  21. In the picture, I can see Santa Claus and a girl.

  22. Santa is sitting on a chair.

  23. The girl is standing next to Santa.

  24. Santa and the girl are looking at each other.

  25. The girl has a present in her hands.

  26. Behind the girl, there is a Christmas tree.

  27. There are more presents under the tree.

  28. Santa's big bag is lying on the floor.

  29. We live in London.

  30. Would you like to go to the cinema tonight?

  31. No, thanks. I was at the cinema yesterday.

  32. We are going on holiday next week.

  33. There is a bridge across the river.

  34. The flight from Leipzig to London was via Frankfurt.

  35. On my wall, there are many picture postcards.

  36. Who is the person in this picture?

  37. Come into the sitting room, we want to watch TV.

  38. Munich lies 530 meters above sea level.

  39. Peter is playing tennis on Sunday.

  40. My brother's birthday is on the 5th of November.

  41. My birthday is inMay.

  42. We are going to see my parents at the weekend.

  43. In 1666, a great fire broke out in London.

  44. I don't like walking alone in the streets at night.

  45. What are you doing in the afternoon?

  46. My friend has been living in Canada for two years.

  47. I have been waiting for you since seven o'clock.

  48. I will have finished this essay by Friday.

  49. What are you doing at the weekend?

  50. I don't know yet. Maybe I'll go to the cinema on Saturday.

  51. That's interesting. I haven't been to the cinema for so many years.

  52. We could go there together in the afternoon.

  53. That would be great. But I would prefer to go there in the evening. I am visiting my grandma on Saturday.

  54. That's okay. The film starts at eight o'clock.

  55. I can pick you up at half past seven. How long does the film last?

  56. It lasts for two hours and forty-five minutes.

  57. From eight till a quarter to eleven.

  58. That's right. But I must hurry home after the film. I have to be home by eleven o'clock.

  59. I have been waiting since 4 o'clock.

  60. Sue has only been waiting for 20 minutes.

  61. Tim and Tina have been learning English for six years.

  62. Fred and Frida have been learning French since 1998.

  63. Joe and Josephine have been going out together since Valentine's Day.

  64. I haven't been on holiday since last July.

  65. Mary has been saving her money for many years.

  66. I haven't eaten anything since breakfast.

  67. You have been watching TV for hours.

  68. We have been living here for 2 months.

  69. If you want to go by bus, you have to go to the bus stop.

  70. You look at the time table.

  71. Then you wait for your bus.

  72. When the bus arrives, you get on the bus.

  73. You buy a ticket from the driver or show your ticket to the driver.

  74. When you arrive at your destination, you get off the bus.

  75. Sometimes you even have to change buses at another bus stop.

  76. Look at this painting.

  77. In the painting, you can see a little girl.

  78. So, it is a painting of a girl.

  79. A famous painter painted it. So it is a painting by a famous painter.

  80. My grandma once owned the painting, but she gave it to me on my birthday. So it is a picture from my grandma.

  81. I got these photos from my friend Jane.

  82. These photos were taken by her boyfriend, who is a hobby photographer.

  83. In these pictures you can see a giraffe.

  84. So, these are pictures of a giraffe.

  85. Look at these pictures. Aren't they wonderful?

  86. George Washington was born in Virginia in 1732.

  87. In the American Revolutionary War ( between 1775 and 1783) he was the Commander-in-Chief of the American forces.

  88. Washington played an important role in the founding of the United States.

  89. He became the first President of the United States.

  90. He was President from 1789 to 1797.

  91. George Washington died at the age of 67, on the 14th of December 1799.

  92. The capital of the United States and one federal state are named after George Washington.

  93. The first McDonald’s restaurant was opened by Dick and Mac McDonald on the 15th of May 1940.

  94. The best selling products at their restaurant were hamburgers.

  95. So the McDonald brothers thought of a way to produce hamburgers more quickly.

  96. This was introduced in 1948 and became known as the Speedee Service System.

  97. The first franchised McDonald’s restaurant was opened in 1953, and today you can find McDonald’s restaurants in more than 100 countries.

  98. The meats for the burgers vary with the culture of the country.

  99. Franchisees and future managers of McDonald’s restaurants are trained at Hamburger University, which is located in Oak Brook, a suburb of Chicago.

  100. McDonalds is also known for its sponsorship in various international sport events.

  101. Henry Ford was born on the 30th of July 1863.

  102. He made his first car, the Quadricycle, in June 1896.

  103. In 1903, he founded the Ford Motor Company.

  104. Modern mass production of cars was developed by him in 1913.

  105. Ford's Model T could then be assembled in just 93 minutes.

  106. By 1927, 15 million Model T cars had been manufactured in the Ford Motor Company.

  107. Henry Ford became one of the richest and best-known people in the world.

Название документа Exercise on Prepositions.docx

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Exercise on Prepositions – Place

Complete the exercise according to the picture.hello_html_m6f92546.png

  1. ____ the picture, I can see a woman.

  2. The woman is sitting ____ a table.

  3. She is sitting ____ a chair.

  4. There is another chair____ the woman.

  5. Her feet are ____ the table

  6. The woman is holding a cup ____ her hands.

  7. ____ the table are a laptop, a paper, a calculator, an appointment calendar, two pens and a muffin.

  8. The woman is looking ____ her laptop.

  9. The woman's bag is ____ the table.

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  1. ____ the picture, there are four people.

  2. A couple is sitting ____ the table.

  3. They are sitting ____ chairs.

  4. The drinks are ____ the table.

  5. One woman is standing ____ the table.

  6. ____ her is a man who is barbecuing. hello_html_m163a93fd.png


  1. ___ the picture, there are three kids.

  2. The girl is standing ___ the two boys.

  3. The boy with the green shirt is___ the right.

  4. He has a gameboy ___ his hands.

  5. The kids are looking ___ his gameboy.

  6. ___ the picture, I can see Santa Claus and a girl. hello_html_m5a80aeba.png

  7. Santa is sitting ___ a chair.

  8. The girl is standing ___ Santa.

  9. Santa and the girl are looking ___ each other.

  10. The girl has a present ___ her hands.

  11. ___ the girl, there is a Christmas tree.

  12. There are more presents ___ the tree.

  13. Santa's big bag is lying ___ the floor.

Fill the gaps with the correct prepositions.

  1. We live ___ London.

  2. Would you like to go ___ the cinema tonight?

  3. No, thanks. I was ___ the cinema yesterday.

  4. We are going ___ holiday next week.

  5. There is a bridge ___ the river.

  6. The flight from Leipzig to London was ___ Frankfurt.

  7. ___ my wall, there are many picture postcards.

  8. Who is the person ___ this picture?

  9. Come ___ the sitting room, we want to watch TV.

  10. Munich lies 530 meters ___ sea level.

Exercise on Prepositions – Time

Fill in the correct prepositions.

  1. Peter is playing tennis on Sunday.

  2. My brother's birthday is ___ the 5th of November.

  3. My birthday is___ May.

  4. We are going to see my parents ___ the weekend.

  5. ___ 1666, a great fire broke out in London.

  6. I don't like walking alone in the streets ___ night.

  7. What are you doing ___ the afternoon?

  8. My friend has been living in Canada ___ two years.

  9. I have been waiting for you ___ seven o'clock.

  10. I will have finished this essay ___ Friday.

Choose the correct prepositions.

  1. What are you doing ___ the weekend?

  2. I don't know yet. Maybe I'll go to the cinema ___ Saturday.

  3. That's interesting. I haven't been to the cinema ___ so many years.

  4. We could go there together ___ the afternoon.

  5. That would be great. But I would prefer to go there ___ the evening. I am visiting my grandma ___ Saturday.

  6. That's okay. The film starts ___ eight o'clock.

  7. I can pick you up ___ half ___ seven. How long does the film last?

  8. It lasts ___ two hours and forty-five minutes.

  9. ___eight ___a quarter ___ eleven.

  10. That's right. But I must hurry home ___ the film. I have to be home ___ eleven o'clock.

- since - if the starting point is given (two o'clock, last Friday, 1998)

- for - if the period of time is given (twenty minutes, two days, one year)

  1. have been waiting __ 4 o'clock.

  2. Sue has only been waiting __ 20 minutes.

  3. Tim and Tina have been learning English __ six years.

  4. Fred and Frida have been learning French __ 1998.

  5. Joe and Josephine have been going out together__ Valentine's Day.

  6. I haven't been on holiday __ last July.

  7. Mary has been saving her money __ many years.

  8. I haven't eaten anything__ breakfast.

  9. You have been watching TV __ hours.

  10. We have been living here __ 2 months.

Exercise on Prepositions – Buses

  1. If you want to go __ bus, you have to go __ the bus stop.

  2. You look__ the time table.

  3. Then you wait__ your bus.

  4. When the bus arrives, you get __ the bus.

  5. You buy a ticket __ the driver or show your ticket __ the driver.

  6. When you arrive __ your destination, you get __ the bus.

  7. Sometimes you even have to change buses__ another bus stop

Exercise on Prepositions – A picture

  1. Look__ this painting.

  2. __ the painting, you can see a little girl.

  3. So, it is a painting __ a girl.

  4. A famous painter painted it. So it is a painting__ a famous painter.

  5. My grandma once owned the painting, but she gave it to me on my birthday. So it is a picture __ my grandma.

Exercise on Prepositions – A photograph

  1. I got these photos __ my friend Jane.

  2. These photos were taken __ her boyfriend, who is a hobby photographer.

  3. __ these pictures you can see a giraffe.

  4. So, these are pictures __ a giraffe.

  5. Look __ these pictures. Aren't they wonderful?

Exercise on Prepositions – George Washington

  1. George Washington was born __ Virginia __ 1732.

  2. __ the American Revolutionary War (__ 1775 and 1783) he was the Commander-in-Chief __ the American forces.

  3. Washington played an important role __ the founding __ the United States.

  4. He became the first President __ the United States.

  5. He was President __ 1789 __ 1797.

  6. George Washington died __ the age__ 67, __ the 14th__ December 1799.

  7. The capital __ the United States and one federal state are named __ George Washington.

Exercise on Prepositions – McDonald’s

  1. The first McDonald’s restaurant was opened __ Dick and Mac McDonald __ the 15th__ May 1940.

  2. The best selling products __ their restaurant were hamburgers.

  3. So the McDonald brothers thought __ a way to produce hamburgers more quickly.

  4. This was introduced __ 1948 and became known __ the Speedee Service System.

  5. The first franchised McDonald’s restaurant was opened__ 1953, and today you can find McDonald’s restaurants __ more than 100 countries.

  6. The meats __ the burgers vary __the culture __ the country.

  7. Franchisees and future managers __ McDonald’s restaurants are trained __ Hamburger University, which is located __ Oak Brook, a suburb __ Chicago.

  8. McDonalds is also known __ its sponsorship __ various international sport events.

Exercise on Prepositions – Henry Ford

  1. Henry Ford was born __ the 30th __ July 1863.

  2. He made his first car, the Quadricycle, __ June 1896.

  3. __ 1903, he founded the Ford Motor Company.

  4. Modern mass production __ cars was developed __ him __ 1913.

  5. Ford's Model T could then be assembled __ just 93 minutes.

  6. __ 1927, 15 million Model T cars had been manufactured __ the Ford Motor Company.

  7. Henry Ford became one __ the richest and best-known people __ the world.

Название документа Prepositions.docx

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Prepositions – Time

English

Usage

Example

on

  • days of the week

  • on Monday

in

  • months / seasons

  • time of day

  • year

  • after a certain period of time (when?)

  • in August / in winter

  • in the morning

  • in 2006

  • in an hour

at

  • for night

  • for weekend

  • a certain point of time (when?)

  • at night

  • at the weekend

  • at half past nine

since

  • from a certain point of time (past till now)

  • since 1980

for

  • over a certain period of time (past till now)

  • for 2 years

ago

  • a certain time in the past

  • 2 years ago

before

  • earlier than a certain point of time

  • before 2004

to

  • telling the time

  • ten to six (5:50)

past

  • telling the time

  • ten past six (6:10)

to / till / until

  • marking the beginning and end of a period of time

  • from Monday to/till Friday

till / until

  • in the sense of how long something is going to last

  • He is on holiday until Friday.

by

  • in the sense of at the latest

  • up to a certain time

  • I will be back by 6 o’clock.

  • By 11 o'clock, I had read five pages.


Prepositions – Place (Position and Direction)

  • English

  • Usage

  • Example

  • in

  • room, building, street, town, country

  • book, paper etc.

  • car, taxi

  • picture, world

  • in the kitchen, in London

  • in the book

  • in the car, in a taxi

  • in the picture, in the world

  • at

  • meaning next to, by an object

  • for table

  • for events

  • place where you are to do something typical (watch a film, study, work)

  • at the door, at the station

  • at the table

  • at a concert, at the party

  • at the cinema, at school, at work

  • on

  • attached

  • for a place with a river

  • being on a surface

  • for a certain side (left, right)

  • for a floor in a house

  • for public transport

  • for television, radio

  • the picture on the wall

  • London lies on the Thames.

  • on the table

  • on the left

  • on the first floor

  • on the bus, on a plane

  • on TV, on the radio

  • by, next to, beside

  • left or right of somebody or something

  • Jane is standing by / next to / beside the car.

  • under

  • on the ground, lower than (or covered by) something else

  • the bag is under the table

  • below

  • lower than something else but above ground

  • the fish are below the surface

  • over

  • covered by something else

  • meaning more than

  • getting to the other side (also across)

  • overcoming an obstacle

  • put a jacket over your shirt

  • over 16 years of age

  • walk over the bridge

  • climb over the wall

  • above

  • higher than something else, but not directly over it

  • a path above the lake

  • across

  • getting to the other side (also over)

  • getting to the other side

  • walk across the bridge

  • swim across the lake

  • through

  • something with limits on top, bottom and the sides

  • drive through the tunnel

  • to

  • movement to person or building

  • movement to a place or country

  • for bed

  • go to the cinema

  • go to London / Ireland

  • go to bed

  • into

  • enter a room / a building

  • go into the kitchen / the house

  • towards

  • movement in the direction of something (but not directly to it)

  • go 5 steps towards the house

  • onto

  • movement to the top of something

  • jump onto the table

  • from

  • in the sense of where from

  • a flower from the garden


Other important Prepositions

English

Usage

Example

from

  • who gave it

  • a present from Jane

of

  • who/what does it belong to

  • what does it show

  • a page of the book

  • the picture of a palace

by

  • who made it

  • a book by Mark Twain

on

  • walking or riding on horseback

  • entering a public transport vehicle

  • on foot, on horseback

  • get on the bus

in

  • entering a car / Taxi

  • get in the car

off

  • leaving a public transport vehicle

  • get off the train

out of

  • leaving a car / Taxi

  • get out of the taxi

by

  • rise or fall of something

  • travelling (other than walking or horseriding)

  • prices have risen by 10 percent

  • by car, by bus

at

  • for age

  • she learned Russian at 45

about

  • for topics, meaning what about

  • we were talking about you



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