Vocabulary from "Leg lifts, donkey kicks and crunches" (Student Sentences)

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!

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1. She spent an hour in the bathroom herself for her big date that night.

2. Walking in the desert a long time might create an of an oasis.

3. When he was a teenager, he was with his first girlfriend.

4. If the child has a very bad score on an important test, his parents will get angry with him.

5. He has the of serving in tennis.

6. My sister wants to be a costume designer because she has a strong for fashion.

7. On the of death, the child was rescued from drowning by a 911 rescuer.

8. Germany had a in technology after World War II.

9. Last night, I was scared for a moment when I heard a strange noise downstairs.

10. In order to increase production, up these machines is unavoidable.