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Prepositions

Finish the following conversation by filling a suitable preposition in each numbered gap.

  1. My best friend, John, is named ______ his great-grandfather.
    a. after b. to c. about

  2. Grandpa stayed up ______ two in the morning.
    a. since b. for c. until

  3. My parents have been married ______ forty-nine years.
    a. since b. for c. until

  4. He usually travels to Philadelphia _______ train.
    a. by b. at c. with

  5. You frequently see this kind of violence ____ television.
    a. with b. in c. on

  6. I told Mom we’d be home ______ an hour or so.
    a. to b. in c. at

  7. I was visiting my best friend _____ the hospital.
    a. of b. at c. in

  8. The professor _______ South Africa amazed the American students with her stories.
    a. from b. of c. in

  9. I’ll see you ____ home when I get there.
    a. in b. by c. at

  10. It’s been snowing ________ Christmas morning.
    a. since b. for c. until

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