GAME NAME:

PREPOSITIONS

SINGLE JEOPARDY!®  

CATEGORY 1

CATEGORY 2

CATEGORY 3

CATEGORY 4

CATEGORY 5

CATEGORY 6

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CATEGORY

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CATEGORY

Explanation

OBJECT OF PREP

PREP

OBJECT

IDENTIFY THE OBJECT(S) OF

THE PREPOSITION FOR EACH

CLUE.

PREPOSITIONS

PREPS

IDENTIFY THE PREPOSITION IN

EACH CLUE.

COMPOUND PREPOSITIONS

COMP

PREPS

IDENTIFY THE COMPOUND

PREPOSITION FOR EACH CLUE.

PREPOSITION OR ADVERB?

PREP OR

ADVERB

IDENTIFY THE SELECTED

WORD(S) AS ADVERBS OR

PREPOSITIONS.

CLASSIFYING PREP. PHRASES

CLASS

PREP

PHRASES

CLASSIFY EACH SELECTED

PREPOSITIONAL PHRASE AS AN

ADJECTIVE OR ADVERB

PREPOSITIONAL PHRASES

PREP

PHRASES

IDENTIFY THE PREPOSITIONAL

PHRASE IN EACH SENTENCE.

CLUE 1

ROW VALUE
200 POINTS


Response 1

THE PILE OF DRY LEAVES HAS

GROWN MUCH LARGER.

WHAT IS LEAVES?

THE BOOK IS ON THE TABLE.

WHAT IS ON?

WE HAD TO ARRIVE EARLY

BECAUSE OF THE LONG WAIT.

WHAT IS BECAUSE OF?

PEOPLE GATHERED AROUND

US. AROUND

WHAT IS A

PREPOSITION?

MRS. JOHNSON LIVES DOWN

THE HALL. DOWN THE HALL

WHAT IS AN ADVERB

PHRASE?

THE MAN FROM WASHINGTON

IS GIVING A SPEECH.

WHAT IS FROM

WASHINGTON?

CLUE 2

ROW VALUE
400 POINTS


Response 2

HE POURED SAUCE OVER THE

PIZZA.

WHAT IS PIZZA?

TOM FELL IN THE POOL.

WHAT IS IN?

WHEN YOU GET FINISHED, GO

STAND NEXT TO THE CAR.

WHAT IS NEXT TO?

TURN THAT RADIO DOWN

RIGHT NOW! DOWN

WHAT IS AN ADVERB?

THAT STORM FROM THE WEST

MIGHT BRING RAIN. FROM THE

WEST

WHAT IS AN ADJECTIVE

PHRASE?

THE LOG ACROSS THE PATH

BLOCKS OUR PASSAGE.

WHAT IS ACROSS THE

PATH?

CLUE 3

ROW VALUE
600 POINTS


Response 3

CLOUDS GATHERED ABOVE US.

WHAT IS US?

THE MOON MOVES AROUND

THE EARTH.

WHAT IS AROUND?

WE TRAVELED ALL OVER

EUROPE BY MEANS OF TRAIN.

WHAT IS BY MEANS OF?

WHAT KIND OF ANIMAL IS

THAT? OF

WHAT IS A

PREPOSITION?

THE SHELF ON THE BOOKCASE

IS TOO HIGH TO REACH. ON

THE BOOKCASE

WHAT IS AN ADJECTIVE

PHRASE?

SAM FOUND A PILE OF BOOKS

UNDER THE STAIRCASE.

WHAT IS UNDER THE

STAIRCASE?

CLUE 4

ROW VALUE
800 POINTS


Response 4

FOLLOW THE PATH TO THE

TREASURE.

WHAT IS TREASURE?

WE SAW MANY PEOPLE

WALKING ALONG THE

SIDEWALK.

WHAT IS ALONG?

IN ADDITION TO SUGAR, ADD

CINNAMON TO THE COOKIE

MIX.

WHAT IS IN ADDITION

TO?

TWO DOLPHINS SURFACED

NEXT TO THE BOAT. NEXT TO

WHAT IS A

PREPOSITION?

LOUD JETS FLEW OVER OUR

HEADS. OVER OUR HEADS

WHAT IS AN ADVERB

PHRASE?

YOU SHOULD CONSIDER

READING YOUR NOTES BEFORE

THE TEST.

WHAT IS BEFORE THE

TEST?

CLUE 5

ROW VALUE
1000 POINTS


Response 5

THIS FLEA COLLAR IS FOR

CATS AND DOGS.

WHAT IS CATS AND

DOGS?

THE COW JUMPED OVER THE

MOON.

WHAT IS OVER?

YOU WILL FIND THE

NEWSPAPER NEXT TO THE

FIREPLACE.

WHAT IS NEXT TO?

HAVE YOU EVER SEEN A TIGER

BEFORE? BEFORE

WHAT IS AN ADVERB?

MILO, OUR CAT, WAS HIDING

UNDER THE CAR. UNDER THE

CAR

WHAT IS AN ADVERB

PHRASE?

WE WALKED DOWN THE RAMP

TO GET TO THE BEACH.

WHAT IS DOWN THE

RAMP?

 CATEGORY:   

IDENTIFYING ALL PREP.PHRASES, PREPOSITIONS, ANDOBJECTS.

FINAL JEOPARDY!®  

 CLUE:   

DURING THE MARATHON, JOHNCOMPLAINED WITH SHARPPAINS SHOOTING UP HISTHIGHS.   

 Response:   

DURING (PREP),MARATHON (OBJECT);

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PREPOSITIONS

DOUBLE JEOPARDY!®  

CATEGORY 1

CATEGORY 2

CATEGORY 3

CATEGORY 4

CATEGORY 5

CATEGORY 6

FULL SIZE
CATEGORY

ABBREVIATED
CATEGORY

Explanation

PREPOSITION OR ADVERB?

PREP OR

ADVERB

IDENTIFY THE SELECTED

WORD(S) AS ADVERBS OR

PREPOSITIONS.

CLASSIFYING PREP. PHRASES

CLASS

PREP

PHRASES

CLASSIFY EACH SELECTED

PREPOSITIONAL PHRASES AS

AN ADJECTIVE OR ADVERB

PREPOSITIONAL PHRASES

PREP

PHRASES

IDENTIFY THE PREPOSITIONAL

PHRASE IN EACH SENTENCE.

OBJECT OF PREP

PREP

OBJECT

IDENTIFY THE OBJECT(S) OF

THE PREPOSITIONS FOR EACH

CLUE.

PREPOSITIONS

PREPS

IDENTIFY THE PREPOSITION IN

EACH CLUE.

COMPOUND PREPOSITIONS

COMP

PREPS

IDENTIFY THE COMPOUND

PREPOSITION FOR EACH CLUE.

CLUE 1

ROW VALUE
400 POINTS


Response 1

I SAT BEHIND A WOMAN WITH

A BIG HAT ON. BEHIND

WHAT IS PREPOSITION?

PUT THE GROCERIES ON THE

COUNTER AWAY, PLEASE. ON

THE COUNTER

WHAT IS AN ADJECTIVE

PHRASE?

SHE READ THE ENTIRE BOOK

DURING CLASS.

WHAT IS DURING

CLASS?

I LIVE NEAR THE ZOO.

WHAT IS ZOO?

CHRISTY WILL HAVE TO WEAR

BRACES FOR THREE YEARS.

WHAT IS FOR?

THE BOOKSHELF WAS FILLED

WITH COMIC BOOKS INSTEAD

OF TEXTBOOKS.

WHAT IS INSTEAD OF?

CLUE 2

ROW VALUE
800 POINTS


Response 2

A POLICE CAR SPED PAST.

PAST

WHAT IS AN ADVERB?

WE WILL MEET AT FIVE

O'CLOCK SHARP. AT FIVE

O'CLOCK

WHAT IS ADVERB

PHRASE?

SHE WANTED TO GO TO THE

MALL.

WHAT IS TO THE MALL?

THE LARGEST OF ALL

FALCONS IS THE ARCTIC

FALCON.

WHAT IS FALCONS?

THE HELICOPTER HOVERED

ABOVE THE BUILDING.

WHAT IS ABOVE?

I AM CALLING YOU IN REGARDS

TO YOU AD IN THE

NEWSPAPER.

WHAT IS IN REGARDS

TO?

CLUE 3

ROW VALUE
1200 POINTS


Response 3

THIS BOOK BELONGS ON THE

SHELF ABOVE THE

DICTIONARY. ABOVE

WHAT IS PREPOSITION?

GIVE YOUR TICKET TO THE

MAN ON THE STEPS. ON THE

STEPS

WHAT IS ADJECTIVE

PHRASE?

KELLY SEARCHED THE BEACH

FOR SAND DOLLARS.

WHAT IS FOR SAND

DOLLARS?

MEET ME OUTSIDE THE GYM

TOMORROW MORNING.

WHAT IS GYM?

SARA DOVE INTO THE LAKE.

WHAT IS INTO?

WE USED A FIRE IN PLACE OF A

STOVE TO COOK.

WHAT IS IN PLACE OF?

CLUE 4

ROW VALUE
1600 POINTS


Response 4

IT WAS TOO HOT TO LEAVE

OUR COATS ON. ON

WHAT IS AN ADVERB?

PHILLIP OVERCAME MANY

OBSTACLES IN HIS LIFE. IN HIS

LIFE

WHAT IS AN ADJECTIVE

PHRASE?

I CANNOT FINISH THE

ASSIGNMENT WITHOUT MORE

INFORMATION.

WHAT IS WITHOUT MORE

INFORMATION?

I RECEIVED A LETTER FROM MY

AUNT AND UNCLE.

WHAT IS AUNT AND

UNCLE?

THE KITCHEN IS THROUGH

THOSE DOORS.

WHAT IS THROUGH?

ON ACCOUNT OF THE RAIN, WE

HAD TO POSTPONE THE GAME.

WHAT IS ON ACCOUNT

OF?

CLUE 5

ROW VALUE
2000 POINTS


Response 5

BEAUTIFUL LILIES GROW

OUTSIDE MY BEDROOM

WINDOW. OUTSIDE

WHAT IS A

PREPOSITION?

MY COUSIN LEFT FOR THE

AIRPORT. FOR THE AIRPORT

WHAT IS AN ADVERB

PHRASE?

A PRETTY GIRL WITH BROWN

HAIR SAT DOWN.

WHAT IS WITH BROWN

HAIR?

FOR HIS BIRTHDAY, MY

BROTHER WANTS A GUITAR.

WHAT IS BIRTHDAY?

JAMES ASKED ABOUT HIS

ROLE IN THE PLAY.

WHAT IS IN?

IN ADDITION TO THE DOGS, WE

MUST FEED THE CATS.

WHAT IS IN ADDITION

TO?

 CATEGORY:   

IDENTIFYING ALL PREP.PHRASES, PREPOSITIONS, ANDOBJECTS.

FINAL JEOPARDY!®  

 CLUE:   

DURING THE MARATHON, JOHNCOMPLAINED WITH SHARPPAINS SHOOTING UP HISTHIGHS.   

 Response:   

DURING (PREP),MARATHON (OBJECT);

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