Verbs + Prepositions (2)

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Write in the correct preposition. Sometimes no preposition is needed (-) !

  1. I bumped __________ an old friend at the cinema the other day.
  2. We’d like to pay __________ the bill now, please.
  3. Rafa insisted __________ driving us to the airport.
  4. Maria married __________ a well-known tennis player when she was twenty-two but she divorced __________ him just two years later.
  5. They are increasing nurses’ pay __________ 3%.
  6. Nicole looked __________ her watch. It was after 9.30 and she still hadn’t reached __________the office yet.
  7. Do you ever borrow books __________ your local library?
  8. We’ll ask Matilda if she can look __________ our plants while we are away.
  9. In class we are going to discuss __________ vegetarianism and tomorrow we are going to talk __________ veganism.
  10. Penelope rang __________ Heidi to tell her she was getting married.



















    Answers

    1. into
    2. –
    3. on
    4. – ; –
    5. by
    6. at; –
    7. from
    8. after
    9. – ; about
    10. –

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