An excerpt from "A Message From The Sea" by Charles Dickens
- Verbs Cloze

Activity set by Daniel Baldry

First, do these activities: verbs, nouns, and other. Listen to the MP3 recording if necessary: MP3 Verbs. Fill in all the gaps with the missing words, then press "Check" to check your answers. Use the "Hint" button to get a free letter if an answer is giving you trouble. Click the this button again for another letter. Note that you will lose points if you ask for hints! Then, do the Cloze. Finally, do the Quiz.

Primero, haz las actividades de vocabulario. Luego escucha la grabación si es necesario. Rellena los espacios en blanco con las palabras que faltan. Haz click en "Check" para comprobar tus aciertos. Si te resulta difícil la respuesta utiliza el botón "Hint" y te revelará una letra de la casilla en la que te encuentres, puedes clickear varias veces en "Hint" y te dará cada vez una letra más de la palabra. Para obtener ayuda también puedes clickear en el botón "[?]" y te dará una pista. Perderás puntos con las pistas. Luego haz el Cloze y el Quiz.


   clatter      climb      creak      dive      fancy      flap      flourish      flutter      hop      laden      mingle      pleased      rise      stow      toil      urge   
to – to go up. (subir)
to - to ascend or rise. (escalar)
to - to be successful, prosper. (florecer)
to – hard and continuous work; exhausting labor or effort. (trabajar duro)
to be - to put (something) on or in, as a burden, load, or cargo. (llevar una carga)
to - to plunge, fall, or descend through the air, into the earth, water, etc. (sumergirse)
to - to make a loud rattling, as that produced by hard objects striking rapidly one against the other. (repiquetear, ruidoso)
to – to encourage, to drive with incitement to speed or effort. (apremiar, empujar)
to - to become mixed, blended, or united. (mezclarse)
to - to make a sharp, harsh, grating, or squeaking sound. (crujir, chirriar)
to - to wave, flap, or toss about. (aletear)
to – to imagine. (imaginar)
to - to move wings up and down. (aletear)
to - to make a short, bouncing leap; move by leaping with all feet off the ground. (saltar)
to be - to feel pleasure or satisfaction. (estar complacido)
to away - to store or reverse things for later use. (guardar)