Prepositions of Place Exercises

A preposition is a word that is generally used before a noun or a pronoun and shows its relation with other words in a sentence.

In this post, we have added some important prepositions of place exercises.

Prepositions of Place Exercises

Prepositions of Place Exercises



  1. Is there anybody……………….the room?
  2. The thief was caught red-handed……………..the room.
  3. Suddenly I met him……………..the street.
  4. The prince was then passing………………….a forest.
  5. Who is speaking there……………………the room?
  6. We went very………………… Pareshnath Hill.
  7. There is a stream………………..our house.
  8. A bird was perching…………….the branch of a Pupil tree.
  9. A troop of monkeys sat…………….a branch of a tree.
  10. The man walked…………………the house.

ANSWERS

  1. Is there anybody in the room?
  2. The thief was caught red-handed inside the room.
  3. Suddenly I met him in the street.
  4. The prince was then passing through a forest.
  5. Who is speaking there in (within) the room?
  6. We went very close to Pareshnath Hill.
  7. There is a stream close to our house.
  8. A bird was perching on the branch of a Pupil tree.
  9. A troop of monkeys sat on a branch of a tree.
  10. The man walked round the house.


  1. The boat sailed……………the river.
  2. This road goes……………….the forest.
  3. They are moving………………..college street.
  4. We sat…………………the tree.
  5. I have put on a vest……………….the shirt.
  6. Stand………………your father.
  7. The road is……………….the river.
  8. The man is standing……………….the tree.
  9. The children are playing………………the street.
  10. She is sitting………………….a chair.

ANSWERS

  1. The boat sailed down the river.
  2. This road goes through the forest.
  3. They are moving around college street.
  4. We sat beneath the tree.
  5. I have put on a vest beneath the shirt.
  6. Stand beside your father.
  7. The road is along the river.
  8. The man is standing beneath the tree.
  9. The children are playing in the street.
  10. She is sitting in a chair.


  1. She lives…………….. Arizona.
  2. There’s not a cloud…………….the sky.
  3. We waited…………….the corner of the street.
  4. She is…………….school.
  5. Look at the picture……………..the wall.
  6. There are dirty marks…………….the floor.
  7. He stood………………her in the queue.
  8. We knelt………………the shrine.
  9. She stood………………….me.
  10. The Income Tax office is…………………….our house.

ANSWERS

  1. She lives in Arizona.
  2. There’s not a cloud in the sky.
  3. We waited at the corner of the street.
  4. She is at school.
  5. Look at the picture on the wall.
  6. There are dirty marks on the floor.
  7. He stood before her in the queue.
  8. We knelt before the shrine.
  9. She stood behind me.
  10. The Income Tax office is behind our house.


  1. We sat…………….the fire.  
  2. She sat……………….me.
  3. Man is………………..all.
  4. There is a fan…………………..my head.
  5. Spread the cloth……………………the table.
  6. She put a rug…………………..the sleeping boy.
  7. They rested……………….a tree for some time.
  8. The dog is……………….the table.
  9. Just……………….the paragraph, there are some questions.
  10. There was a big painting……………….the clock.

ANSWERS

  1. We sat by the fire.  
  2. She sat by me.
  3. Man is above all.
  4. There is a fan above my head.
  5. Spread the cloth over the table.
  6. She put a rug over the sleeping boy.
  7. They rested under a tree for some time.
  8. The dog is under the table.
  9. Just below the paragraph, there are some questions.
  10. There was a big painting below the clock.


  1. They live…………… Mahimpur.
  2. I saw the pictures……………my uncle’s house.
  3. Leave the glasses……………..the table.
  4. They sat…………..the grass.
  5. Your name comes……………..mine on the list.
  6. The task………………..us is not an easy one.
  7. Hide………………….the tree.
  8. The sun is hidden………………the clouds.
  9. There is a Post Office………………my house.
  10. She was sitting………………. Maria.

ANSWERS

  1. They live at Mahimpur.
  2. I saw the pictures at my uncle’s house.
  3. Leave the glasses on the table.
  4. They sat on the grass.
  5. Your name comes before mine on the list.
  6. The task before us is not an easy one.
  7. Hide behind the tree.
  8. The sun is hidden behind the clouds.
  9. There is a Post Office by my house.
  10. She was sitting by Maria.


  1. The sky…………..our heads is blue.
  2. He held an umbrella…………………her.
  3. There is a fan……………..my head.
  4. The sky…………….our heads is blue.
  5. His luggage was…………….his bed.
  6. The wreck of the Titanic still remains………………the sea.
  7. The apartment………………is owned by an Indian couple.
  8. Just……………..the questions, there are answers.
  9. There is a school……………our Church.
  10. The telephone is………………..the Window.

ANSWERS

  1. The sky above our heads is blue.
  2. He held an umbrella above her.
  3. There is a fan over my head.
  4. The sky over our heads is blue.
  5. His luggage was under his bed.
  6. The wreck of the Titanic still remains under the sea.
  7. The apartment below is owned by an Indian couple.
  8. Just below the questions, there are answers.
  9. There is a school near our Church.
  10. The telephone is by the Window.

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Also, Read


Prepositions of Place Exercises

Prepositions of Location

Main Verbs and Helping Verbs

Main Verbs and Helping Verbs

Homonyms in English

Homonyms in English

Types of Figures of Speech

Figures of Speech

Subject Verb Agreement

Subject Verb Agreement


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