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1. Giới từ chỉ thời gian (Prepositions of Time)

1. Lucy is arriving ____ February the 13th ____ 8 o'clock ____ the morning.

2. The weather is often terrible in London _____ January.

3. It’s better to get a taxi if you are out alone _____ night.

4. She got married _____ September.

5. They usually go to the south of France _____ the summer.

6. Columbus sailed to the Americas _____ the 16th century.

7. The Beatles were popular _____ the 1960s.

8. I graduated from university _____ 2001.

9. His birthday is _____ June.

10. I usually go to my parents’ house _____ Christmas. We eat turkey together _____ Christmas Day.

11. The train leaves _____ tomorrow morning ______ 8:00 AM.

12. I love going skiing ______ January.

13. We met at the restaurant ______ 8 pm.

14. The class is ____ 9am ______ Monday mornings.

15. I like to drink coffee ______ the morning and tea ______ the afternoon.

16. We went out for dinner _____ last Wednesday.

17. She left London _____ the 4th of March.

18. I had a party _____ my birthday.

19. Lucy went to New York ______ New Year.

20. We’re meeting _____ lunchtime _____ next Tuesday.

2. Giới từ chỉ nơi chốn (Prepositions of Place)

1. The wine is ______ the bottle.

2. Pass me the dictionary, it's ______ the bookshelf.

3. Jennifer is ______ work.

4. Berlin is ______ Germany.

5. You have something ______ your face.

6. Turn left ______ the traffic lights.

7. She was listening to classical music ______ the radio.

8. He has a house ______ the river.

9. The answer is ______ the bottom of the page.

10. Julie will be ______ the plane now.

11. There are a lot of magnets ______ the fridge.

12. She lives ______ London.

13. John is ______ a taxi. He's coming.

14. I'll meet you ______ the airport.

15. She stood ______ the window and looked out.

16. The cat is ______ the house somewhere.

17. Why are you calling so late? I’m already ______ bed.

18. I waited for Lucy ______ the station.

19. There was a picture of flowers ______ her T-shirt.

20. She has a house ______ Japan.

3. Giới từ đứng sau động từ (Prepositions after Verbs)

1. It’s so noisy – I can’t concentrate _____ my homework.

2. Don’t worry – I’ll pay _____ the tickets.

3. The car belongs _____ my father, so I don’t think we can use it.

4. I borrowed a pen _____ my classmate.

5. I’ve been waiting _____ the bus for more than twenty minutes!

6. Julie: “What time shall we eat dinner?”
Gill: “It depends _____ John – we’ll eat when he gets home”.

7. When we arrived _____ the cinema, the film had already started.

8. Please explain this problem _____ us.

9. She was listening _____ the radio when the doorbell rang.

10. John worries _____ his exam results all the time.

4. Giới từ đứng sau tính từ (Prepositions after Adjectives)

1. England is famous ________ its rainy weather.

2. I'm very proud ________ my daughter, she worked very hard.

3. He isn't really interested ________ getting married.

4. Luke is very pleased ________ his exam results.

5. Unfortunately, I'm very bad ________ music.

6. I've been married ________ my husband for 10 years.

7. She's very excited ________ the party.

8. Julie is very different ________ her sister.

9. My niece is afraid ________ dogs.

10. A ball gown is similar ________ an evening dress.

5. Giới từ trong thành ngữ (Preposition Collocations)

1. She paid for lunch ___________ advance, so we don’t need to pay now.

2. I went to the wrong house ___________ mistake!

3. Please make sure that you’re ___________ time for the class!

4. I was walking to the station and ___________ chance I saw the glove I’d lost on the ground.

5. I love eating out in London. ___________ instance, one of my favourite restaurants has amazing Japanese food.

6. I think the cat is ___________ danger on that high roof.

7. I picked up the laptop and ___________ my surprise it fell apart in my hands.

8. I have a lot ___________ common with my cousin. We both like many of the same things.

9. If the baby starts to cry, pick her up ___________ once.

10. Did you forget your purse ___________ purpose so you wouldn’t have to pay?


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