Practise more Adjectives, Verbs and Prepositions
To learn the English language effectively it is important to master the correct combinations of Adjectives, Verbs and Prepositions
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Question 1My mother is going to look ..... my children while my wife and I are away.
after atHint:I hope my mother will also give them some food and not just look at them ! forHint:we suppose that the children are not lost throughHint:we may look through a book to see if we want to buy itQuestion 1 Explanation:"look after" means to take care of
Question 2The protesters started throwing stones .... the police.
for to from atQuestion 2 Explanation:"throw at" means that you want to hit and possibly hurt another person
Question 3I could do .... a nice cup of tea.
for about with fromQuestion 3 Explanation:This expression means: I would really like to drink a cup of tea
Question 4Malcolm is thinking .... starting a new business.
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Question 5Johnny threw the ball .... Mike. Mike then scored two points.
to over at forQuestion 5 Explanation:"throw the ball to" means that you want the other person to catch the ball.Once you are finished, click the button below. Any items you have not completed will be marked incorrect.There are 5 questions to complete.