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C. Choose the appropriate Preposition 1. I´ve………….him since I was a little girl. (Met , Known) 2. He ……………. us that he would be here later. (Told, said) 3. We met when we were……………..an exam. (Doing , making) 4. It doesn’t………………. if we arrive a bit late. (Mind, matter) 5. They…………… a lot of money in the Lottery. (Won, earned) 6. Do you see the guy……….. the dark glasses? (Carrying, wearing) 7. …………….. me to take an umbrella when I leave. (Remember, remind) 8. I suddenly……………that she was wearing my green jacket. (Realized, noticed) 9. He spends all his time …………… me, because he owes me money. (Avoiding, preventing) 10. We are……………… some visitors this weekend. (Expecting , hoping) 1. It was really nice……………you to invite me. (for, to, with, of) 2. The house has been……………. the market for a while. (by , to, on, in) 3. I´m not very good………….. maths. (with, on, at, for) 4. You are………… no obligation to go. (to, with, under, on) 5. He is……………… charge of the whole department. (at, in, on, to ) 6. Robert is an authority ………… English literature. (in, on, over, at) 7. You must be responsible …………… your decisions. (of, to, by, for) 8. I´m very concerned………….. his smoking. Against, (with, about, for) 9. Could you deal…………… this problem later, please? (for, with, from, on) 10. I want to protest………….. the state of the building. (over, on, about, of) D. Correct the word order 1. is second husband American her? 2. he beautifully dances the Waltz 3. about the movie what is? 4. injured seriously in the accident nobody was 5. means does what 'Glitterati'? 6. I very like this restaurant much 7. almost missed he the flight 8. he lost has his keys probably 9. he say goodbye didn’t even 10. how usually many cigarettes you do smoke a day?

asked Jan 12 '13 at 15:05 yahiya khan New member

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link comment answered Jan 12 '13 at 17:30 Lewis Neidhardt Grammarly Fellow
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1. Known

2.Told

3.doing(it is better to use "writing")

4. matter

5. Won

6. Wearing

7. Remind

8. noticed

9. Avoiding

10. Expecting

11. of

12. by

13. at

14. under

15. in

16. on

17. for

18. about

19. with

20. about

 

1. Is her second husband American?  2. what is the movie  about?  3. Nobody was injured seriously in the accident  4.  what  does 'Glitterati' mean? 5. I  like this restaurant very much. 6.  He almost missed the flight 7. He has probably lost  his keys.  8. He didn’t even say goodbye. 9. How  many cigarettes do  you usually smoke a day?

link comment answered Jan 14 '13 at 14:04 sanjay Expert

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