Vivid Verbs Challenge Quiz at Pearson Adult Learning Centre

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!

   blazes      block      brakes      crackle      float      moisten      numb      pound      soaks      wilts   

Vivid verbs will enhance your writing. Choose the best verb for the weather sentences below.

1. Fluffy, white snowflakes gently to the ground on Grouse Mountain.
2. The heavy rain thoroughly the school children in Stanley Park.
3. The bright summer sun steadily in the Osooyoos region.
4. Huge, rolling waves frequently the rocky shore on Hornby Island.
5. Tiny raindrops lightly the tulips in Queen's Park.
6. Dark grey skies often the sun in Vancouver.
7. Frigid temperatures occasionally my toes on Whistler Mountain.
8. The new driver frantically on the icy Queensborough Bridge.
9. The colorful autumn leaves crisply under my feet at Burnaby Lake.
10. The hot sun completely the pink fusia outside Granville Island.