Vocabulary Activities

Mundane monologues - Do I really need a mobile phone?

 Activity by Steven Starry - Profesor en Alcorcón

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. Note that you will lose points if you ask for hints! Listen to the recording afterwards.

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. Perderás puntos con las pistas. Escucha a la grabación despues.


   appealing      chastised      commute      dare      foregone      patently      pinky      pop      skip      slash      spit      sucker      sweated      swore      turned      upcoming      whined      worth   
Brightly colored packaging makes products more to consumers, but don’t make for prettier beaches.
He was for staying out too late on a school night.
The downtown area was given over to Airbnb apartments so that locals had to from the outskirts every day.
Global warming, extreme technological inventiveness and the threat of thermonuclear war, are three extinction-level threats that require the dedication of people who to confront the challenges of the era rather than cower and retreat into their billionaire bunkers.
I still laugh to myself and shake my head in wonder whenever I remember that the Huffington Post said that Hilary Clinton’s win against Trump was a conclusion.
His explanation about the dog that ate his homework was ridiculous.
Children sometimes -promise or swear that what they are saying is absolutely true.
It’s not unusual to see children selling lemonade by the side of the street at 50 cents a in some US neighborhoods.
It would never occur to me to a meal.
I must confess that I’m getting old and I don’t know how to refer to a he she, or a transgender person. Is the proper word “they”?
The machine started to out coins just like a 5-inch firehose spits out water.
She’s a for romantic comedies. She can’t get enough of them.
Despite the many victims and witnesses’ testimonies, he that he had never been near the victims and that he’d even been a virgin at the time.
She a lot during her workout at the gym.
I had hoped that my life in the new country would have been easier, but it out to be just as difficult.
I like to search for “trailers” on Youtube to see films that I might be interested in watching.
The child in the supermarket cried and while his mother desperately tried to do her shopping.
All your hard work is the effort.