Prepositions & Our Climate

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Using the right prepositions can be very tricky since some verbs can be used with several different prepositions and, depending on the combination, mean or stress completely different things. So, if you feel like training this skill, give the following exercise a try! While assigning the right prepositions to the right verbs, you can stay informed about the impact the lockdown had on some climate issues and how it might also impact our future.

1 Harrabin, Roger. “Climate Change: Could the Coronavirus Crisis Spur a Green Recovery?” BBC Science, 6 May 2020,
2 ebd.