Spotlight Advanced prepositions 1-5
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He was convicted ____ arson two years ago.
Maria was so desperate she resorted ____ asking her brother for money.
Sometimes it is hard to cope ____ the loss of a beloved pet.
What was Jones accused ____, murder or attempted murder?
Police have been informed ____ the threats my husband has been making against me.
After a long investigation the accountant was finally charged ____ falsifying the documents.
For many years I had blamed my mother ____ the accident in which my father died.
Do you know our neighbour has been found guilty ____ stalking?
The mafia boss was sentenced ____ 25 years in prison but he probably won't serve any of his sentence.
Excuse me, do you know what UOP used to stand ____ ?
Would you like to invest ____ some real estate?
After many years I finally succeeded ___ learning how to drive.
We haven't heard ____ Angela in weeks, I am starting to get worried.
Have you heard ____ Angela and her boss embezzling from the company?
Please, stop shouting ____ my son, he is only 5 years old!
If he devoted more time ____ his studies he wouldn't be in this situation now.
Sasha was miraculously cured ____ her rash just after she had seen the aromatherapist.
Doesn't Rebecca remind you ____ her older sister, Bella?
Being jealous ____ younger siblings is a common phenomenon in large families.
My mother has been married ____ my stepfather since 1995.
There is little we can do as our organisation has no authority ____ our volunteers.
It's already midnight so I think I'm going to turn ____.
If I were you, I'd turn ____ Sam for help.
OK, I take ____ everything bad I have ever said about Star Warsa movies, they're awesome.
What are the Wright brothers actually known ___ ?
I am so sorry, I have taken you ____ somebody else.
Don't forget to pick Jamie ____ from pre-school at 3 pm!
Taylor is trying to pick ____ the pieces of his broken marriage.
Going to the cinema to see her fav film should be a nice pick-me-___ for Julia.