CONCORSI ·   EVENTI ·    (+39) 392 031 0550
  REGISTRATI ·   LOGIN

Warning: include(../babykids/include/post/post-info-1.php): failed to open stream: No such file or directory in /nfs/c09/h03/mnt/134176/domains/creativeenglish.it/html/wp-content/themes/babykids-child/single.php on line 64

Warning: include(): Failed opening '../babykids/include/post/post-info-1.php' for inclusion (include_path='.:/usr/local/php-5.6.21/share/pear') in /nfs/c09/h03/mnt/134176/domains/creativeenglish.it/html/wp-content/themes/babykids-child/single.php on line 64
cambridge-homework-main-title

Homework #39 for the Cambridge PET course. This part is focused on reading.

Dear students, read the text below and choose the correct word for each space.

Example:
(0)
A completed
B reached
C closed
D covered

Answers: A

EUGENE MARSDEN

Creative English Teacher

Windsurfer Makes Channel Crossing

Andy Ward, a windsurfer from Dorset in the UK, has recently (0) . . . . . . what is thought to be the first crossing from the Channel Islands to the coast of England. The 70-mile journey (1) . . . . . . almost six hours but a delighted Mr Ward (2) . . . . . . that he thought it was ‘all over’ on a few (3) . . . . . ..

He says, ‘There were difficulties from the start. First I couldn’t leave the beach (4) . . . . . . the wind wasn’t strong enough. When I (5) . . . . . . finally get off the beach I worked hard but only managed to travel three or four miles in (6) . . . . . . first hour. Then the sail fell into the water and it was (7) . . . . . . before I could get it up again.’

Andy has been wind surfing for (8) . . . . . . three years. During the crossing, he was accompanied (9) . . . . . . a support boat and had a land-based team following his (10) . . . . . . to the English coast.

1 A used

2 A told

3 A minutes

4 A although

5 A was

6 A that

7 A times

8 A even

9 A by

10 A travel

B took

B blamed

B occasions

B unless

B had

B those

B lots

B only

B with

B movement

C spent

C spoke

C moments

C because

C will

C this

C ages

C always

C at

C departure

D needed

D admitted

D periods

D though

D did

D these

D loads

D ever

D beside

D progress

icon-listening

Listening

Listening forces automatic learning and leads to general language acquisition.
icon-writing

Writing

Writing ideas down preserves them so that you can reflect upon them later.
icon-reading

Reading

Reading is the best way to learn and remember the proper spelling of words.
icon-speaking

Speaking

Speaking provides the ability to engage others in social circles

Submit Your Homework Below

Please submit your homework below. Double check the spelling of your words and your sentences.

[[[["field4","contains"],["field35","contains"]],[["show_fields","field8"]],"and"]]
1 Step 1
Name and SurnameName of the student
Your HomeworkPlease write your homework here
0 / 2000
Difficulty
EasyMediumHardAdvanced
How difficult was this homework?
Previous
Next