Gap-fill exercise

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. Complete the following sentences with the most suitable word.
a) The prisoner tried to conceal the truth the judge.

b) He changed a suit before going to the party.

c) The wall protected our soldiers the enemy bullets

d) After trying hard several times, he met success.

e) Rachel is unable to distinguish a verb a noun.

f) She apologized not keeping the appointment.

g) She was quite content the mark she got in the test.

h) The teacher was disappointed the work of the class.

i) He wrote his answer ink.

j) The doctor operated the injured man.

2. Complete the expression in brackets with the help of for, since or ago.

a) He has been abroad 1990.

b) I have not seen him the 21st of March.

c) He became a judge six years

d) I have been doing this exercise five minutes.

e) We have been living here last January

f) The festival goes on a week

g) The conference has lasted June.

h) We have had no sleep four days.

i) He has been married five years.

j) We started painting pictures ten years

3. Complete the following sentences by using when, who, whose, which, what, that,
whom, where necessary.
1. Tell me you want and I’ll try to help you.

2. The book is lying on the table is mine.

3. The boy was knocked down by the lorry is lying in the hospital.

4. Where is the boy father came to see a teacher?

5. Do you know the name of the hotel the president stayed in he
visited Uganda

6. The girl the minister gave the prize to was in senior one.

7. The water Namuli drank was dirty.

4. Put the verb in brackets into the correct form.

1. I (not/belong) to any club.

2. Hurry! The bus (come) I t (not want) to miss it.

3. The River Nile (flow) into the Mediterranean.

4. The river (flow) very fast today.

5. The moon (go) round the earth.

6. He is (listen) to the radio, so don’t disturb him

7. He usually (drive) carefully.

8. You can borrow my umbrella. I (not/need) it at the moment.

9. Peter is in Kampala at the moment. He (stay) at the moment.

10. He (now/learn) German.