The Printable KISS Workbooks KISS Workbooks Anthology
Verbs as Objects of Prepositions
Ex # 1 based on
Black Beauty, by Anna Sewell

1. On returning to the cab our friend was joined by his companion.

2. I'll have you arrested for leaving your horses, and for brutal conduct.

3. You do beat all I ever saw for being quick and thorough at the same time.

4. I should be glad to make some arrangements with you for taking Mrs. 

Briggs regularly to church on Sunday mornings.

5. This gentleman took a great liking to me, and after trying me several times

with the saddle, he prevailed upon my master to sell me to a friend of his,

who wanted a safe, pleasant horse for riding.

6. He was very fond of making little songs, and singing them to himself.