Carnival Cruises: elementary – Student

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GRAMMAR: Prepositions of Place

In – a position inside a larger area, or larger space.
I’ll meet you in the office.
The report is in the newspaper

On – something touching a surface, or a location –  a river or a road.
My bag is on the table
London is on the river Thames

To – describes movement to a location.
I drive to work every day.
She went to Paris yesterday.

From – describes movement away from a place.
They travelled from London to Sydney
We ordered a computer from the manufacturers

Under – describes a position below something else.
The suitcase is under the bed
The car park is under the hotel

Over – describes a position above something else.
Airplanes fly over the city 
The bridge goes over the road

Across – describes moving from one side to another.
The tourists travelled across the city
The airplane flew across the Atlantic Ocean

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Where was Carnival Cruise Line founded?


What weather is this?


What is the weather?



The bridge goes ......... the river and the ship is ......... the river


Every day I ........... to work, and sometimes I take a .......... to another country


London is ........ the river Thames and 450 km ......... Paris


Describe this image in 20 words (approximately)


Ted Arison began taking passengers .......... visit the Caribbean ..............


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