## Bài tập giới từ By

### Câu 1:

Complete the sentences using by + the following:

#### chance   credit card   hand   mistake   satellite

1. We hadn't arranged to meet. We met .........

2. I didn't intend to take your umbrella. I took it .....

3. Don't put the sweater in the washing machine. It has to be washed .....

4. I don't need cash. I can pay the bill .....

5. The two cities were connected .... for a television programme.

### Đáp án

1. by chance

2. by mistake

3. by hand

4. by credit card

5. by satellite

### Câu 2:

Put in by, in or on.

1. Joanne usually goes to work by bus.

2. I saw Jane this morning. She was .... the bus.

3. How did you get there? Did you come .... train?

4. I decided not to go .... car. I went .... my bike instead.

5. I didn't feel like walking home, so I came home .... a taxi.

6. Sorry we're late. We missed the bus, so we had to come .... foot.

7. How long does it take to cross the Atlantic .... ship?

1. by

2. on

3. by

4. by car

5. in

6. on

7. by

### Câu 3:

Write three sentences like the examples. Write about a song, a painting, a film, a book ....

1. .......................................

2. ........................................

3. ........................................

4. ........................................

5. ........................................

### Đáp án

1. War and Peace is a book by Tolstoy.

2. Romeo and Juliet is a play by Shakespeare.

2. War and Peace is a book by Tolstoy.

3. Ulysses is a novel by James Joyce.

4. Yesterday is a song by Paul McCartney.

5. Guernica is a painting by Pablo Picasso.

### Câu 4:

Put in by, in, on or with.

1. Have you ever been bitten .... a dog?

2. The plane was badly damaged .... lightning.

3. We managed to put the fire out .... a fire extinguisher.

4. Who is that man standing .... the window?

5. These photographs were taken .... a friend of mine.

6. I don't ming going .... car, but I don't want to go .... your car.

7. There was a small table .... the bed .... a lamp and a clock .... it.

### Đáp án

1. by

2. by

3. with

4. by

5. by

6. by car

7. by the bed with a lamp and a clock on it

### Câu 5:

All these sentences have a mistake. Correct them.

### Đáp án

1. in Kate's car

2. travelling by bus

3. taken with a very good camera

4. this music is Beethoven

5. pay cash

6. a mistake by one of our players

### Câu 6:

Complete the sentences using by.

1. Clare's salary was $2,000 a month. Now it is$2,200.

Her salary has increased ................

2. My daily newspaper used to cost 60 pence. From today it costs 70 pence.

The price has gone up .....................

3. There was an election.Helen won. She got 25 votes and Norman got 23.

Helen won .................................

4. I went to Kate's house to see her, but she had gone out five minutes before I arrived.

I missed .................................

### Đáp án

1. by \$200 a month

2. the price has gone up by ten pence

3. Helen won by two votes

4. I missed her/Kate by five minutes