Gap-fill exercise - generated with Gerry's Vocabulary Teacher - Michael A. Riccioli - 2015

Fill in all the gaps, then press "Check" to check your answers. Use the "Hint" button to get a free letter if an answer is giving you trouble. You can also click on the "[?]" button to get a clue. Note that you will lose points if you ask for hints or clues!
  1. She has a learning disability and finds it hard to keep up .
  2. James Powell has been offered the position of head teacher and has .
  3. The course is set up in a way to improve students' communicative and skills.
  4. Harvey through the crossroads as the light turned yellow.
  5. The progress of the disease seems to have somewhat in the last week, and his doctor is very worried.
  6. In her speech at the awards show, she thanked her family and friends.
  7. He couldn't send in his homework by e-mail because he didn't have to a computer.
  8. American writer Edgar Allan Poe was expelled from West Point Military for showing up for a public parade wearing only a white belt and gloves.
  9. A Turkish proverb remarks that when a rich man falls they say it was an ; when a poor man falls they say that he was drunk.
  10. A young teenager received serious burns to his hands and arms after a fireworks over the weekend.
  11. Juneau, Alaska is the only American capital city which is not by car.
  12. My daughter added salt instead of sugar to the ingredients when she was making a cake, and it tasted terrible.
  13. It takes just eight minutes for a rocket to to 27,000 kilometres per hour.
  14. Carly's boyfriend proposed last night, and she .
  15. Almost half of India's population do not have to safe, clean, drinking water.
  16. Shirley broke her neck and a couple of ribs in a terrible car , but luckily didn't die.
  17. In order for government to be truly responsive to the people, it needs to be in some form to the average citizen.
  18. Sophie has been into the Fine Arts programme at university.
  19. The world is changing, and the rate of change itself is .
  20. After taking classical ballet for years, Jennifer decided to try a jazz dance course at the .