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. The new King was a magnificent welcome on his first visit to New Zealand.
  2. People who are self-employed need to keep a close of their revenue and expenses for tax purposes.
  3. With people having fewer kids these days, the local school can easily all the children in the area.
  4. Nine out of ten of the group of friends were in about going to see the film Titanic.
  5. The newspaper article was about mixed marriages, and photos showed couples of different races.
  6. The Czech ice hockey team was a hero's welcome on their return to their homeland.
  7. Hydrogen for 90% of all known matter in the universe.
  8. Democratic government is based on the consent of the governed and represents an attempt to make authority to the people.
  9. My chequing doesn't pay me any interest at all.
  10. Running the four-minute mile was an astounding athletic when first done by Roger Bannister.
  11. Creativity allows language to new meanings and messages.
  12. I asked my boss for some time off to help my sick mother, and he was very . In fact, he told me to take all the time I need.
  13. She had recently broken up with her boyfriend, so she went to her friend's party .
  14. Oliver Goldsmith once stated that life is a journey that must be travelled no matter how bad the roads and .
  15. Earl Warren once remarked, "I always turn to the sports page first, which records people's . The front page has nothing but man's failures."
  16. There is an African proverb which states that whatever you boast of in the world, there is someone better than you.
  17. The university offers a service in which volunteers women to their cars or the bus when it is dark, for safety reasons.
  18. My sister is an piano player who has performed in concerts all over the country.
  19. My friends me to my car after the horror film because I was too afraid to walk alone.
  20. I have left the room as it was, in with your wishes.