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Choose the correct word

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Choose the correct missing word in each of these ten sentences.

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Here are three words that feature in the sentences and may be new to you. Please ask if you have any other questions about vocabulary or the meaning of these sentences.

By Chris

Useful Vocabulary

bicycle - a two-wheeled vehicle that you sit on and move by turning the two pedals (= flat parts you press with your feet).
a mess - Something or someone that is a mess or is in a mess, looks dirty or untidy
architect - a person whose job is to design new buildings and make certain that they are built correctly

  • 1 - I won't drive there ___ it rains.

  • 2 - If you were an animal, what animal would you ___?

  • 3 - When I ___ in China, I rode a bicycle to work.

  • 4 - James is outside ___ a cigarette .

  • 5 - I cleaned this room yesterday so try not to ___ a mess.

  • 6 - She's more ___ than she was when she was younger.

  • 7 - I could ___ been an architect if I had studied harder in university.

  • 8 - Thanks for ___ me yesterday. It made me very happy!

  • 9 - Jennifer has ___ a cold so she won't come to work today.

  • 10 - No, I have ___ been to Russia, but I would love to.