Preposition (Work Sheet)

The Lucky Starfish

Once a man was walking along a beach. The sun was shining and _______ was a beautiful day.

Off  _______ the distance he could see a person going back and forth between the surf's edge and and the beach. Back and forth this person went.

_______ the man approached, he could see that there were hundreds ________ starfish stranded ________ the sand ______ the result ______ the natural action _______ the tide. 

The man was stuck ________ the apparent futility ______ the task. There were far ________ many starfish. Many _______ them were sure _______ perish.

As he approached, the person continued the task ________ picking _________ starfish one _____ one and throwing them  __________ the surf. 

As he came up _________ the person, he said: "You must be crazy. There are thousands ________ miles _________ beach covered with starfish. You can't possibly make a difference."

The person looked _______ the man. He then stooped down and pick up one more starfish and threw it back into the ocean. 

He turned back _______ the man and said: "It sure made a difference _________ that one!" 

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