Six Preposition Rules Quiz You can do this grammar quiz online or print it on paper. It tests what you learned on the Six Preposition Rules page. 1. Which list only contains prepositions? too, here, soon to, with, until for, yet, but a) too, here, soon b) to, with, until c) for, yet, but 2. A preposition _______ has an object. never usually always a) never b) usually c) always 3. Which is the preposition + object? "Do you still want to meet on Saturday?" Do you to meet on Saturday a) Do you b) to meet c) on Saturday 4. A preposition usually comes _______ its object. before from after a) before b) from c) after 5. Which is the object of a preposition? "I'd like to book a seat next to the window." book a seat the window a) book b) a seat c) the window 6. A pronoun following a preposition should be in the _______ form. subjective objective possessive a) subjective b) objective c) possessive 7. Which is correct? "I forwarded the e-mail to _______ all. " them they their a) them b) they c) their 8. Complex prepositions are _______ phrases. two-word three-word two- or three-word a) two-word b) three-word c) two- or three-word 9. In which sentence is the word to used as a preposition? Jimi loves to play guitar. He won't play to an audience yet. He wants to practise more first. a) Jimi loves to play guitar. b) He won't play to an audience yet. c) He wants to practise more first. 10. Complete the golden preposition rule: "A preposition is followed by _______ . It is never followed by _______ ." a noun, a verb a verb, a noun a noun, a pronoun a) a noun, a verb b) a verb, a noun c) a noun, a pronoun Your score is: Correct answers: Contributor: Matt Errey. Matt is the author of several books including 1000 Phrasal Verbs in Context and Common English Idioms for learners, and Matt's ESL Games and Quizzes for teachers. He is also creator of WORD UP, the world's #1 EFL board game.