The ESL worksheets on this page are for English lessons about prepositions of place such as on, in, under, in front of, behind, next to, and between.
See below to download the PDF worksheets about prepositions that are currently available.
And check out the bottom of this page for other FREE resources to teach ESL lessons about prepositions.
ESL Worksheets About Prepositions Of Place
Worksheet 1: Complete The sentence
This prepositions worksheet asks students to look at a picture and complete the sentences using prepositions of place.
This worksheet is good for kids and beginner ESL students.
Worksheet 2: True or False Sentences
In this ESL worksheet students should read the sentences and mark true of false.
To check if the sentence is true or false, students will look at a picture and see if the correct preposition was used to describe the location of the object.
Worksheet 3: Jumbled Up Sentences
This worksheet is for kids and beginner ESL students to practice making sentences with prepositions.
Students should rearrange the words to make the correct sentences.
Includes prepositions on, in, under, in front of, behind, next to, and between.
Worksheet 4: Matching Worksheet
For this worksheet, students should read the sentence and connect the sentence to the correct preposition picture.
This worksheet is good for beginner ESL students to review prepositions vocabulary and sentence structure.
Worksheet 5: Prepositions Describe and Draw
This worksheet is an activity for students to complete in pairs. The PDF consists of 2 worksheets. One for ‘Student A’ and one for ‘Student B’
Student A should describe the picture on his/her worksheet using prepositions of place. For example, ‘There is a box in the middle. There is a pencil in the box. Next to the box there is a desk. On the desk there is a hat.’, etc.
Student B should listen and try to draw the picture based on their partner’s description.
Then student B should describe his/her picture using prepositions, and student A should try to draw the picture as accurately as possible.
At the end, students should compare worksheets to see if they look the same.
This is a great activity worksheet to review prepositions of place and to get your students talking.
Worksheet 6: Writing Practice
This simple prepositions worksheet is to practice writing the key preposition of place words.
There are 12 prepositions and students should write each word 3 times.
This worksheet is good for kids and beginner ESL students to practice writing and spelling prepositions of place.
Worksheet 7: Activity Cards
This activity worksheet is a set of prepositions of place activity cards. These are great for activities like find your partner, matching games, memory games, line bingo, etc.
Worksheet 8: Board Game
A printable board game worksheet about prepositions of place. This game is best played in pairs and each pair needs one dice and an eraser.
To play, the students should take turns rolling the dice and moving their eraser. When they land on a picture they should make a dialogue with their partner. For example, “Where is the monkey?” – “It’s in front of the car.”
More ESL Materials To Teach Prepositions of Place
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