Prepositional Phrases - On, In, Under and Out (8)

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

    ..... fairness to those who worked on the project for the past 18 months, I have to offer the promotion to one of them before I can even think of offering it to you. I have to be fair to the employees who worked so hard on the project and you didn't help out at all.

  • 2

    I gave that homeless woman money ..... of pity. She looks like she's had a hard life and she also looked very hungry. Everyone needs to eat.

  • 3

    You need to get that agreement ..... paper. A verbal agreement is not enough in this case. You have to get him to sign a contract that entails of the details you talked to him about beforehand.

  • 4

    ..... the midst of all of the chaos, a little boy found some peace in his mother's embrace.

  • 5

    I don't think I need to remind you that you testified to these statements ..... oath. You swore to tell the whole truth before a judge and perjury is a crime.

  • 6

    We are ..... good terms now. We had a disagreement about the budget last week but we've worked out our differences and everything is OK now.

  • 7

    I really felt ..... of place at that nightclub the other night. I haven't been to a place like that in years and I wasn't really comfortable at all.

  • 8

    I bought that laptop ..... sale so I got a really good deal. The electronic store had a 40% off special and I took full advantage of it by buying the most expensive computer they had.

  • 9

    I think you are ..... the wrong impression. I'm not here to make any deals. I'm here to inform you that I'm pressing charges against you because you made fraudulent claims and swindled me out of my retirement fund.

  • 10

    Wow, I haven't cooked anything for years. I'm really ..... of practice now. I may taste really awful so you'll have to excuse my cooking.

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