Choose the best answer.
He recovered _____ his illness only last week.
He is longing _____ the day when he will be able to earn his own living.
The boy who got full marks was suspected _____ cheating.
She complained _____ pains in her back.
_____ her fine clothes, everyone knows how poor she is.
In spite of
_____ the day he read the article on lung cancer _____ the day he died, he didn’t touch another cigarette.
On / to
From / till
From / on
In / until
I’m very obliged _____ her helping me to get that job.
This year there has been an increase _____ the number of books sold.
The government imposed a new tax _____ luxuries.
His efforts resulted _____ success.
His illness resulted _____ bad food.
The cost of living has been high _____ June.
Wrap your scarf _____ your neck to keep warm.
Each coat in the store has a tag _____ its price on it.
His illness was _____ bad food.
Clouds formed _____ a rapid fall in the temperature.
The formation of clouds was _____ a rapid fall in the temperature.
Almost everyone _____ the city was vaccinated _____ cholera.
on / for
at / against
in / against
in / from
We show other people that we are happy _____ smiling.
_____ the company’s high profits this year, the employees did not receive a bonus.
She remarried _____ the sake of her children.
He could swim _____ the age of five.
She was _____ the point of leaving when I arrived.
The car had been left _____ the side of the road.
He’s sitting _____ the front of the car.
They found it_____ the bottom of the sea.
She’s genius _____ telling the wrong thing _____ the wrong time.
in / at
for / on
at / at
at / on
What’s more important _____ you, independence or security?
The importance ____ washing one’s hands is that it prevents infection.
He’s rather tall _____ his age, and looks older than he is.
He spends hours _____ a time _____ the countryside looking _____ rare birds and flowers.
at / at / at
at / in / for
at / in / after
on / in / for
I’m very keen ___ bread usually, but I’m very fond ___ home bread.
at / of
on / at
on / of
It’s supposed to be good _____ the nerves and sleeplessness.
He got used _____ funny customs, living _____ the country.
to / in
of / in
for / in
I object _____ being treated as a fool.
She’s not used _____ being alone.
Consumed _____ excess, alcohol is a leading contributor _____ premature death, fatal accidents and suicide.
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of / for
in / of
in / to
I can’t think _____ the name, but it’s _____ the tip of my tongue.
on / on
about / at
of / on
of / at
What can you buy _____ a half dollar?
What do you do when you run _____ petrol?
We are not yet _____ danger.
We must write our letters _____ ink.
How can you send a message faster than _____ letter?
We always review _____ taking an exam.
She depended _____ their meeting her _____ the airport.
for / at
in / on
The museum will be open _____ half past eight _____ five o’clock.
at / to
from / till
till / at
of / until
Our ideas differ _____ those _____ grandparents.
from / of
of / from
as / with
with / as
He kept on working _____ his illness.
in spite of
on account of
_____ his poor grades, their son had trouble getting into university.
On account of
As the boxer realized he was getting _____ the end of the round he started to relax.
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