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Prepositions Quiz #6 (ANSWERS)

Directions: Complete each sentence with the correct preposition. Choose from the word bank below:

towards underneath  until  up  with within  without

1. During the earthquake, the ground ____underneath____ my feet began to shake.

2. When was the last time he went an entire day ____without_____ a cigarette?

3. Lisa likes to go shopping for clothes ______with_______ her friends to get their advice.

4. The money that Bing is saving will go ____towards_______ college for her kids.

5. People who live in southern and central Minnesota like to travel ______up_______ north during the summer.

6. On the weekend, Loni doesn’t wake up _____until______ 10 a.m. in the morning.

7. Is there a mosque that they can go to ___within_______ the city?

8. The subway ____underneath_____ the city can get people to their destinations very quickly.

9. This street goes ____through______ a very dangerous neighborhood.

10. It’s probably going to rain, so don’t leave ____without______ an umbrella.

11. The airport is ____within_______ a fifteen-minute drive.

12. As you walk _____towards______ the entrance of the fairgrounds, you’ll see the person selling tickets.

13. It’s more difficult to travel ______up_______ the river than down it because the current flows south.

14. Vic won’t be coming home _____until_______ next summer.

15. Amish farmers build their houses ___without_______ using electricity or modern equipment.

16. What do you think she looks like ____underneath_____ those dark sunglasses

17. I fertilized my vegetables ______with______ compost and the results were very good.

18. The sun will go down ____within______ the next hour or so.

19. He left the house ___without______ his cell phone, so he drove back home to get it.

20. Looking ____towards______ the future, they’ve decided to save money for a new house.