Prepositions U and V (One word)

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Prepositions with U

Under
The huge rat ran under the table.Welcome to the UK
The cloth is under the sink.
Submarines can travel under water.
We drove under a large bridge.
I have a T-shirt under my jumper.
Who do you work under? Who is your boss?
I am under orders from the Prime Minister.
What is the subject under discussion?
Under company rules, we can’t do that.
Please buy this for me, it’s under £50.

Underneath
The nurse put a pillow underneath his head.
There is a big cellar underneath our house.

Unlike
That’s very unusual. It’s unlike John to be so rude.
This problem is unlike any we have met before.
Unlike Mary, he will listen to you.

Until
They continued the meeting until 11pm.
Please wait until I come to the office.
You will have to use my computer, until your new one arrives.

Up
He ran up the hill very quickly.
There is a post office up the street.

upon (formal)
Please don’t put your shoes upon the table.
He broke his leg upon getting out of the car.


Prepositions with V

Versus
He was the judge in the case of Johnson versus Bush.
We should choose peace versus war.

Via
We flew from Paris to Bangkok via Dubai.

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