Prepositions (English) Online Test

Artists have painted nature ................ centuries.


As Europe became more industrialized, art began to reflect a growing nostalgia .......... the old rural way of life.


By the twentieth century, artists were becoming less conventional ............. the way they portrayed landscape and nature in general.


Cubism was the result ............ a gradual process of change.


................ with landscape, seventeenth century Dutch artists were the first to paint still lifes for their own sake.


The key role of the still life in modern art has been as a focus .............. technical and stylistic experiments.


Futurists were inspired ............. the dynamism of the machine age.


Pop art became a very trendy movement and had a big influence ............ fashion.


Camels store water ........ of fat in their humps.


Tears contain an antiseptic that helps protect our eyes ......... infection.


So far only two other of our neighbouring planets ............ the solar system have been visited by unmanned spacecraft.


Many tropical orchids grow ............. branches of trees and have aerial roots that absorb water from moist air around them.


............ compact disc, sound is stored as digital information in tiny pits on the surface.


Giraffes sleep only ................. an hour at a time and often do not sleep at all during twenty-four hours,


............. were invited, patients had to be held down by force during painful operations.


The surface of a cactus is coated ............. waxy layer that prevents water from evaporating from the plant.


............... eighteenth century, people began to realize that certain chemicals are affected and changed by light.


In addition to their homes, the Pomo Indians of California built dance houses ............ religious ceremonies.


The wood of many pine species makes excellent pulp ................ manufacture of paper.


The photos of the American Civil War made by Matthwe Brady and his assistants rank ............. finest war pictures of all time.






















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Test your Prepositions!
The test consists of 20 questions about preposition use.
Level: Advanced

Tip: Look for the preposition and object. Some words used as prepositions may not be used in a preposition phrase.

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