Verbs and Prepositions (2)

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. The young woman with the broken leg leaned the ambulance assistant.

2. Mothers tell their children not to stare people.

3. The teacher was very happy because all the students laughed her jokes.

4. Please protect me the bad people!

5. During the holidays I always think you.

6. My mother likes it when I write her e-mail messages; she loves to hear me.

7. The politician asked me to vote him.

8. What does this dish consist ? Just rice and beans.

9. Please include me your plans; I would very much like to go to the cinema with you.

10. I recently received a cheque my uncle.

11. Don't thank me preparing this exercise; it was a real pleasure for me.

12. Oh, go away! Disappear my sight!

13. My teachers are always trying to prevent me doing something stupid.

14. I approve the president's foreign policy.

15. She was very amused what they did.

16. His parents told him he would never be great; they thought he would never amount anything.

17. I cannot cope small children; they make me very tired.

18. She was always very pleased her students.

19. I always say "Hope the best, but prepare the worst."

20. If you know what's good for you you won't interfere me or my plans!

21. The thief confessed the robbery.

22. You should always reply my e-mail messages.

23. It is always wise to protect oneself bad people and situations.

24. She always confused Spanish Portuguese.

25. Don't forget to pay your shopping before you leave the store.


Exercise prepared by Lilliam Hurst