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Complete each sentence with a suitable preposition.

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1. I mistook John………….his brother although he bears little resemblance………him 2. He kept on playing the radio………our great annoyance and obviously……..our permission 3. The plane was delayed for hours …….end 4. The members of a jury are chosen…..random from a list of voters. 5. This sweater looked nice when it was new, but now it’s worn ……… 6. Don’t got so excited. Just calm………and tell us what happened 7. Isn’t your class picnic today ?. – No, our plans for the picnic fell ………. 8. It’s been a rough day. I am going to turn…….early and get a good night’s sleep. 9. Many accidents are brought………by carelessness 10. The police are looking ………..the crime 11. Production has been held …………..by strikes. 12. I agreed to pay …………..the loan in monthly installments over two years 13. We weren’t able to convince him ……….the real value of the plan 14. I have got a spare room, so I can put you…………if you’re ever her again 15. Alan was very unhappy when his marriage broke………..two years ago. Fill in the blanks with a, an or the, if necessary. (154) 1. Let’s go by ………….underground. 2. He took one of …………books at ……….random 3. I came across…………book by ………..chance 4. After she had………..leisurely dinner downstairs Julia played ……piano for ….while 5. There was nothing to be said in …….answer to such…….bitter accusations 6. His name was mentioned in ………connection with ……..ping-pong championship 7. He spent part of ……..afternoon telling them…………news he could not tell them by ………telephone.

He asked……man what was his idea with ……regard to ……best means for his plan. . He knew Marion Sharpe by…………sight as he knew everyone in ………Australia 9.8.