Изучаем предлоги в английском языке: S1

Продолжаем изучение английских предлогов, которые употребляются со словами начинающимися на букву S. Это упражнение на предлоги основано на книгах Вирджнии Эванс. Из ее книг были заимствованы списки слов, а упражнения подобраны нами из словарей с определенной модификацией примеров.

Предлоги в английском языке S

Driving a boat is not the same *** driving a car..
(as ) for|as|to|in
He was sentenced *** five years in prison…
(to ) for|to|in|on
Many local people helped with the search *** the missing child.
(for ) at|for|in|with
An old house gave shelter *** the storm.
(from ) from|against|off|at
She was hoping that something might save her *** having to make a decision…
(from ) off|against|away|from
It’s difficult to make chemical plants safe *** terrorist attacks.
(from ) from|against|off|out
We shouted across *** the driver to tell him to switch off the engine.
(to ) for|to|on|at
They used to shoot *** bottles for practice.
(at ) on|at|by|for
He has bought a 20 percent share *** the project.
(in ) with|at|in|over
Somehow, in the rush to get out of the building, I got separated *** my mother.
(from ) with|away|by|from
Some people’s teeth are highly sensitive *** cold.
(to ) on|of|with|to
I am sensible *** the fact that mathematics is not a popular subject.
(of ) with|to|of|on
I’ll ask her for the money — I’m not scared *** her.
(of ) of|at|to|away
He was shocked *** how difficult it was to do.
(at ) with|in|for|at
That would prove that they were serious *** overcoming the difficulties.
(about ) about|for|at|off
We’re a bit short *** juice — I must get some more.
(of ) in|for|with|of
The soldiers conducted a search *** the village for terrorists.
(of ) to|in|of|on
She shouted *** us for spoiling her lovely party.
(at ) about|at|with|to
I don’t really want a bigger car — I’m satisfied *** what I’ve got.
(with ) for|at|with|on

Это упражнение на предлоги хорошо подойдет для подготовки к любому экзамену формата B2 — ЕГЭ или FCE. С теорией можно ознакомиться в этой публикации. Другие части упражнения: вторая, третья.
Нужны дополнительные упражнения по предлогам?