Mixed Prepositional Phrases (1)

Please choose the most appropriate answer for each sentence.
  • 1

    No, I'm not going to rob that store with you! It's ..... the law and I'm not willing to do anything illegal just because you need money right now!

  • 2

    My aunt suffers ..... diabetes. She has to watch her sugar intake and insulin levels all the time. It's quite a serious disease.

  • 3

    The restaurant was very crowded ..... people last week so we went to a smaller, quieter place and had a great dinner together.

  • 4

    Jessica is ..... danger of losing her life. She's in a coma and the doctors say she's only got a 40% chance. I can't believe that she might actually die.

  • 5

    Who is Kevin shouting ..... so loudly? He sounds so angry!

  • 6

    What are you looking ..... so intensely? Oh, I see. That's a beautiful painting, alright.

  • 7

    Did anyone ask ..... me while I was gone? I sure missed everyone, so I hope someone realized that I have been missing for nearly a month.

  • 8

    This is a real tragedy. I can't believe such a young girl died in this horrible car wreck! We have to contact her ..... of kin to inform them about this terrible accident.

  • 9

    Remember to ask ..... another chance. The boss is really picky about tardiness, but you've never been late before, and I'm sure he'll forgive you for this.

  • 10

    "Are you still upset about what Matt said to you the other night?" Sheila asked Barb. "Not at all. I was initially upset, but I'm ..... it now. Life's too short to hold any grudges," Barb responded.

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