Preposition – Exercise – 5

Directions : Out of the four alternatives, choose the most suitable preposition to fill the blank.

201. We are ……………. a powerful enemy.

(a) up against
(b) save for
(c) on behalf of
(d) none of these

Answer
Answer : (a)
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202. …………… your comments, I’ll reply soon.

(a) On board
(b) By means of
(c) With reference to
(d) none of these

Answer
Answer : (c)
Explanation
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203. Come and sit ……………. me so that I can hear you better.

(a) beside
(b) under
(c) on
(d) none of these

Answer
Answer : (a)
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204. Careful you don’t scratch the table! Better put a cloth ……………. it.

(a) above
(b) beside
(c) over
(d) none of these

Answer
Answer : (c)
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205. She started to walk …………… the man, but he followed her.

(a) down
(b) away from
(c) out of
(d) none of these

Answer
Answer : (b)
Explanation
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