## Bài tập động từ + giới từ

### Câu 1:

Complete the second sentence so that it means the same as the first.

1. There was a colsion between a bus and a car.

A bus collided ....................

2. I don' mind big cities, but I prefer small towns.

I prefer .......................................

3. I got all the information I needed from Jane.

Jane provided me ...............................

### Câu 2:

Complete sentences using the following verbs + the correct preposition:

#### believe   concertrate   divide   drive   fill happen    insist   invite   succecd

1. I wanted to go alone, but Sue .... coming with me.

2. I haven't seen Mike for ages. I wonder what has .... him.

3. We've been .... the party, but unfortunately we can't go.

4. It's a very large house. It's .... four flats.

5. I don't .... ghosts. I think people ony imaine that they see them.

6. Steve gave me an empty bucket and told me to .... it .... water.

7. I was driving along when the car in front of me stopped suddenly. Unfortunately I couldn't stop in time and .... the back of it.

8. Don't try and do two things together. .... one thing at a time.

9. It wasn't easy, but in the end we ....finding a solution to the problem.

### Đáp án

1. insisted on

2. happened to

3. invited to

4. divided into

5. believe in

6. fill it with

7. drove into

8. Concentrate on

9. succeeded in

### Câu 3:

Put the correct preposition. If the sentence is already complete, leave the space empty.

1. The school provides all its students ..... books.

2. A strange thing happened .... me a few days ago.

3. Mark decided to give up sport so that he could concentrate .... his studies.

4. I don't believe .... working very hard. It's not worth it.

5. My present job isn't wonderful, but I prefer it .... what I did before.

6. I hope you succeed .... getting what you want.

7. As I was coming out the room, I collided ....somebody who was coming in.

8. was an awful noise as the car crashed .... a tree.

9. Patrick is a photographer. He specializes .... sports photography.

10. Do you spend much money .... clothes?

11. The country is divided .... six regions.

12. I prefer travelling by train .... driving. It's much more pleasant.

13. I was amazed when Joe walked into the room. I couldn't believe ....it.

14. Somebody broke .... my car and stole the radio.

15. I was quite cold, but Tom insited .... having the window open.

16. Some words are difficult to translate .... one language .... another.

17. What happened .... the money I lent you? What did you spend it .... ?

18. The teacher decided to split the class .... four groups.

19. I filled the tank, but unfortunately I filled it .... the wrong kind of petrol.

### Đáp án

1. with

2. to

3. on

4. in

5. to

6. in

7. with

8. into

9. in

10. on

11. into

12. to

13.

14. into

15. on

16. from one language into another

17. happened to .... spend it on

18. into

19. with

### Câu 4:

Use your own ideas to complete these sentences. Use a preposition.

1. I wanted to go out alone, but my friend insisted .........

2. I spend a lot of money ............................................

3. I saw the accident. The car crashed ...............................

5. Shakespeare's plays have been translated ..........................

### Đáp án

1. on coming with me

2. on CDs

3. into a wall

4. to volleyball

5. into many languages