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"Prepositions"

Directions: Complete the crossword, then click on "Check" to check your answer. If you are stuck, you can click on "Hint" to get a free letter. Click on a number in the grid to enter your answer for that number.

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Across:

1. Lunch comes __________ breakfast.
2. B is the letter ________ A and C.
3. We learn English _____ the Community College.
6. Synonym for although, in spite of.
7. A synonym for beside: ____________ to.
8. Ko is taller ______ Linda.
9. We used our windshield wipers as we drove ____________ the pouring rain
12. "Romeo and Juliet" was written _____ Shakespeare.
13. It is raining ________. I need an umbrella!
15. Alyosha is going _____ the mall.
18. It’s a good idea to look both ways before you walk __________ the street.
19. Everyone stood __________ the fire to get warm.
20. I am at the front of the line. Everyone is standing __________ me.
21. The waiter pours the water _____ the cup.
23. The computer sits _____ the desk.
24. My family has owned this house _________ the year 1886.
25. Would you like a piece _____ cake?
27. I am swimming ___ the pool.
29. My dad knows a lot _________ hunting.
30. Everyone in the family was tall, ___________ Paul, who was short.
31. You shouldn't talk on your cell phone _________ the movie.

Down:

1. I disagree with you. I'm __________ this idea.
2. This is a synonym for "under."
4. Joe can't come to the party. I guess I should go _________ him.
5. Help wanted. Inquire ______.
10. 27 comes __________ 28.
11. The hurricane is headed __________ our city. We have to leave.
12. The temperature in Antarctica can fall to 125 degrees __________ zero. That’s cold!
14. Water flows ________ a bridge.
16. I lived in France ____ a child.
17. The library doesn’t close ________ 8:30 pm.
18. There are stores all _________ Main Street.
20. The mouse is __________ the computer.
22. I'm ready to go to sleep. Turn the lights _____.
25. The milk is in the refrigerator. Can you take it ________ so we can drink some of it?
26. The sun shines ______ us.
28. A synonym for “close to”.