ace asked in 社會及文化語言 · 9 years ago

summer review for the HKDSE

Look at question below. Complete the sentences with the correct preposition. Write your answers in the blanks given.

1. The new English teacher soon became popular ________ the pupils.

2. I don't know why he always finds fault ________ my work.

3. I've nothing to do with this. You'd better put the blame _________ the manager.

4. My father is a teacher _______ profession.

5. The police charge him ________ murder.

6. Reading newspapers enables us to keep abreast _________ the times.

7. Hong Kong is famous ________ a cosmopolitan city.

8. I was _______ the impression that I could always depend ________ him for help.

9. She gave evidence ________ the effect that the robbery was committed ________ her very nose.

10. We've taken all precautions __________ fire.

11. Don't judge anyone _________ appeearance alone.

12. Don't you know that wine is made __________ grapes?

13. He is addicted ________ gambling/

14. The pupil couldn't help marvelling ______ the teacher's excellent command of English.

15. If I win the race, I shall treat you ________ a grand dinner.

16. Her name is ___________ the tip of my tongue.

17. He was accused ___________murder.

18. He was disappointed __________ not getting the job.

19. She says she will soon apply _________ a new job.

20. I am grateful __________ your help.

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  • Jc
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    9 years ago
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    1. The new English teacher soon became popular _among_ the pupils.

    2. I don't know why he always finds fault _with_ my work.

    3. I've nothing to do with this. You'd better put the blame _on_ the manager.

    4. My father is a teacher _by_ profession.

    5. The police charge him _with_ murder.

    6. Reading newspapers enables us to keep abreast _of_ the time.

    7. Hong Kong is famous _as_ a cosmopolitan city.

    8. I was _under_ the impression that I could always depend _on_ him for help.

    9. She gave evidence _of_ the fact that the robbery was committed ___under_ her very nose.

    10. We've taken all precautions __against_ fire.

    11. Don't judge anyone _by_ appeearance alone.

    12. Don't you know that wine is made __from_ grapes?

    13. He is addicted __to_ gambling.

    14. The pupil couldn't help marvelling at the teacher's excellent command of English.

    15. If I win the race, I shall treat you to_ a grand dinner.

    16. Her name is on the tip of my tongue.

    17. He was accused _of_murder.

    18. He was disappointed __at_ not getting the job.

    19. She says she will soon apply _for_ a new job.

    20. I am grateful _for_ your help.

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