Предлоги в английском языке: D2

Продолжаем изучение английских предлогов, которые употребляются со словами начинающимися на букву D. 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 D

Most children remain dependent *** their parents while at university.
(on ) from|off|on|to
Many of the injured soldiers died *** their wounds.
(of ) after|up|in|of
I can’t describe *** you what it was like.
(to ) to|at|for|on
We’re depending *** their finishing the job by Monday.
(on ) for|about|to|on
There are disadvantages *** using this method of treatment.
(in ) in|over|above|of
I was disappointed *** the grade I got in my French exam.
(with ) with|on|after|for
There’s a big difference *** doing something and just talking about it.
(between ) from|out of|between|off
The people here are descended *** the Vikings.
(from ) after|from|off|away
The passage contains a good description *** the palace in spring.
(of ) of|to|with|off
I disapproved *** their decision, but I said nothing against it.
(of ) with|by|on|of
We found women had significantly different political views *** men.
(from ) in|at|from|away
The main disadvantage *** iron as a material is its weight.
(of ) with|of|at|in
He disagreed *** nearly everything I had offered.
(with ) on|for|with|against
This proposal differs *** the last one in many important respects.
(from ) of|from|between|against
Mr Green asked me to deputize *** him at the conference.
(for ) on|to|with|for
The difficulty *** the book is that the characters just aren’t believable.
(with ) of|over|by|with
Mark died *** a motorcycle accident.
(in ) of|out|at|in

Это упражнение на предлоги хорошо подойдет для подготовки к любому экзамену формата B2 — ЕГЭ или FCE. С теорией можно ознакомиться в этой публикации.
Дополнительные упражнения по этой теме доступны по ссылкам: часть 1, часть 3.