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Diary of a Wimpy Kid - Cloze

First, do this activity: vocabulary. Listen to the recording if necessary: MP3. 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 this button again for another letter. You can also click on "[?]" for a different hint. Note that you will lose points if you ask for hints or clues! Finally, do the quiz.

Primero, haz la actividad de vocabulario. 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.


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Diary of a Wimpy Kid
Modified extracts from Wikipedia
The of the book:
The book opens with Greg Heffley saying how embarrassing it is to be having a with "diary" on the front and that when someone sees him with it will call him a "". Greg also goes to mention that one day he will become rich and famous but for now he is "stuck in middle school with a bunch of ".
Greg faces too many hardships, including Halloween. Greg and Rowley go Trick-or-Treating, they anger some teenagers who them. They barely escape but manage to get to Greg's grandma's house, the teenagers see them inside and so Greg and Rowley them. Not all goes to plan though and when they get home and Greg's dad, who was hassled by kids, throws water at them and the water soaks their candy.
The “Wizard of Oz” play is also a for Greg, Patty Farell, who plays Dorothy, is coming on stage, and since Greg is a Tree, he thinks he can throw apples at her, but the director takes it out for health and safety. Mrs. Norton, the music director, tries to make the Trees sing an song, but on the night nobody sings out of fear and the play is ruined.
Greg and Rowley's friendship is starting to apart. Greg invents a game where one person would throw a football to make the other fall off the “Big Wheel”, a gift Rowley got for Christmas, however when Rowley falls off, he breaks his arm. Greg is jealous of the attention Rowley is getting. Rowley is also for scaring kindergarteners, when it was Greg wearing Rowley's hat. When Greg confesses, Greg is out, and Rowley is promoted. Rowley also declares himself the owner of a comic strip, “Zoo-Wee-Mama,” that was created by Greg and Rowley, but Greg out to make his own comic strip. The two stop being friends.
Greg and Rowley get into a fight at the , when the teenagers from Halloween come, and grab Greg and Rowley. They make Rowley eat the cheese, and are to make Greg do it too, but Greg finds a out. The students however notice the cheese is gone. Greg, being a good friend to Rowley, lies and says he threw it away, but this gives Greg “the Cheese Touch.” Greg and Rowley become friends again, and Greg begins to see the good advantages of having the Cheese Touch.
“Diary of a Kid” is the first book in a series about a middle-school child named Greg Heffley and his in middle school and many hardships with his family. The original online book was read 20 million times on Funbrain.com, where you can still read the first book. The hardcover was released on April 1st 2007 and became a New York Times . A film of the same name was released on March 19, 2010.