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Dependent Prepositions




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9 pages/366 sentences to teach dependent prepositions.
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1.   

find

out

give

up on

2.   

go

out with

calm

down

3.   

turn

into

cheer

up

4.   

look

after

drop

in

5.   

hang

up

end

up

6.   

face

up to

figure

out

7.   

take

back

make  fun

of

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Exercise 1

 

1.  Don’t shout and calm !

2.  You should not cry. Please, cheer .

3.  They will find  sooner or later.

4.  Nice of you to drop .

5.  They ended  in divorce.

6.  They faced  being in a worse trouble than ever.

7.  It is difficult for me to figure .

8.  I have never given  you, really.

9.  Have you heard that Dean is going  Simona?

10. What did she say? B: Nothing, she just hang . 

11. I cannot go out tonight. I am looking  my brothers.

12. Are you making fun  me again?  

13. I do not need the book anymore. You can take it .

14. Snow usually turns  water if the temperature is above 0 degrees.  

Exercise 2

1.       It is better face  the real situation.   

2.       Just a minute. I just need to figure  the details.  

3.       Nevertheless all of them gave  the problem, she still hoped for the best.

4.       Having split up with Rita, he started going  Helen.

5.       After a while, however, they calmed .

6.       She answered roughly and hang .  

7.       They ended  taking a taxi.

8.       Nannies look  young kids at the crèches.     

9.       We were bored but then Nick dropped . 

10.   We cannot take  the commodity if it is spoilt.       

11.   Wait, till they find  the details.

12.   It is not good to make fun  other people.

13.   Just watch as a nice a calm woman can turn  a devil!

14.   This might cheer you .

Exercise 3

1.  We will never give  it.

2.  They faced  it at last.

3.  You can’t take it  yet.      

4.  He figured it  in the end.    

5.  I regret making fun  him now.

6.  It is quite easy to find .

7.  I have heard that he goes  four different girls!

8.  Please calm  and continue with your work.      

9.  Caterpillars turn  beautiful butterflies.

10.   How can you cheer ?

11.   When parents are away, they usually hire someone to look  their children.

12.   I don’t like dropping  without warning.

13.   Don’t hang !

14.   They ended  doing much more work than it was necessary.