Prepositions Of Time Worksheets Pdf

  

Preposition Practice Worksheets

We use prepositions before pronouns and nouns to show their relationship. In general, the 3 types of prepositions are location/place, time and movement.

Useful and attractive worksheet to review prepositions of time (at, in, on). There are five different activities in which students are asked to read the words and then put them in the right box, complete the sentences with the correct prepositions, choose the correct option to complete sentences and fill in the blanks spaces with the provided. Prepositions of time 1. Find the prepositions and write them in the boxes. Today is my birthday! I was born in 2005, on the 7 th of July, at 2 o’clock in the morning! On my birthday I always open my presents at breakfast time.

  • First, prepositions of place shows where an object is located.
  • Second, prepositions of time describes when something occurs.
  • Finally, prepositions of movement relates the direction between two things.

For example, the ball is on the chair. In this sentence, the word “on” is a preposition of place because it describes where the ball is.

If you want to practice these concepts, we have 5 preposition worksheets to help you get started. For all our worksheets, they are 100% free to use in a classroom or for educational purposes.

1 Prepositions of Place Worksheet

Prepositions of place describe the location of an object. For example, is the object under, on top, next to, behind or in front?

In this prepositions of place worksheet, students have to write a sentence to describe location. For example, they can use the words “on”, “around”, “out of” to describe location.

In addition to the worksheet, teachers will have to provide a separate table to write on.

2 Prepositions of Movement Worksheet

In this prepositions of movement worksheet, students can practice the various ways how prepositions connect with the movement of objects.

For example, we use words like onto, out of, into, toward, off, over, through, away from, under, up and down. These are prepositions of movement because they express the flow and direction for each preposition.

First, students speak for each prepositions of movement. Next, students have to write a complete sentence and draw objects if needed.

3 Prepositions of Time Worksheet

We use prepositions of time (in, at and on) for the various aspects of time. For example, we use the words “in”, “at” and “on” for month, year, seasons, specific times, places and days of the week.

In this prepositions of time worksheet, we practice when to use “in”, “at” and “on”. To clarify, students have to circle the correct word for all prepositions of time.

4 Prepositions of Location Worksheet

Prepositions of place describe the location of an object. For example, is the object under, on top, next to, behind or in front?

In this preposition practice worksheet, students practice prepositions by writing down the location of the ball in each scene.

Where is the apple in relation to the box(es)?

Worksheets

5 Drawing Preposition Game

In the preposition game, students draw prepositions according to their position. For example, if the grapes are on the table, they have to draw the fruit in that position.

Prepositions of time exercises worksheets pdf

For prepositions of place, this activity focuses on “where”. But instead they have to draw each preposition of location.

5 Preposition Worksheets

These introductory preposition worksheets help students get acquainted with the topic. Just like all our activities, they are free to use for any purpose.

Not to mention, you can alter the preposition exercises to fit your type of class you like to teach. For example, instead of drawing on a paper, you can use a real chair and ball.

Volunteers can move the ball according to the prepositions.

Do you have preposition worksheets or activities that you like to do? Please let us know with a comment below.

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TIME with AT / IN / ON
Grammar Discussion Practice
Prepositions of Time: at, in, on
16 Question strips adapted from the below (middle of this page) Grammar Discussion Pair Work activity.
These questions can be used with students seated in pairs or in small groups, or with students standing.
Activity Notes on Page 2
Level: Beginner to Elementary

Time: Approx 10 - 15 minutes
Grammar Word Search Prepositions of Time: at, in, on
12 word items; with ANSWER KEY
Level: Beginner to Elementary
Time: Approx. 15 minutes
Grammar Worksheet
Prepositions of Time
: at, in, on
Complete the sentences below with at, in,
​or on
Level: Beginner to Elementary
Time: Approx 10 - 15 minutes

Grammar Discussion
Prepositions of Time: at, in, on

Student 'A' version and Student 'B' version, each with 10 different discussion questions.
Level: Elementary
Time: Approx 20 minutes
ACTIVITY SUGGESTION
Have your learners seated in pairs and make sure that they don't look at each others' papers. After they finish, have them switch papers and continue one more time; then, stand up and talk to two or three classmates and ask two questions: (1) Who did you talk to? (2) What interesting things did you find out about him / her?
Grammar Worksheet
Prepositions of Time
: at, in, on
Complete the sentences below with at, in,
​or on
Level: Beginner to Elementary
Time: Approx 10 - 15 minutes

Grammar Practice Video
Show this video to your students by itself as a 'stand-alone' exercise - or use it as a fun way for your learners to peer correct the above printable worksheet!
Video duration: 5:22
Grammar Dictation
Prepositions of Time: at, in, on
16 stem sentences - Learners listen to their teacher read aloud the time words and complete the sentences using the correct prepositions. The first sentences is done as an example; with Answer Key attached.
Level: Beginner to Elementary
Time: Approx 10 minutes

ACTIVITY SUGGESTION
If your classroom has Internet capabilities, have your learners listen to the audio file below.
Grammar
Reference Chart
Prepositions of Time: at, in, on

26 examples of prepositions of time with: in, on, at
Print in b/w; or color for projectors or laminated prints
Level: Beginner to Elementary
SUGGESTION E-mail this grammar reference chart to your students if you know their e-mail addresses, or post it on your class website.

Prepositions Of Time Worksheets Pdf Worksheet

Grammar Worksheet
Prepositions of Time
: at, in, on
24 examples of prepositions of time - learners write them in the correct columns below; with Answer Key
Level: Beginner to Elementary
Time: Approx 15 minutes

SUGGESTION
Use this worksheet as a follow-up to the above grammar chart
- AND/OR project the above chart on a screen and have students self- or peer correct.

Consider asking your students to write a short essay paragraph and use a prescribed number of prepositions of time (especially for describing present simple routines; past events; or future plans).

In On At Worksheet Pdf

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Grammar QuizPrepositions of Time: at, in, on
16 multiple-choice questions; with ANSWER KEY and percentage conversion chart
Level: Beginner to Elementary
Time: Approx 10 - 15 minutes
ACTIVITY SUGGESTION
Use this quiz either as a pre-activity diagnostic tool, or as a post-activity evaluative assessment. Consider saving time marking papers by (1) asking your learners to switch papers, and then (2) playing the YouTube video at left and having your students peer correct. Wrap-up by discussing any mistakes. (Add 5 to 10 minutes.)