Watch the first episode of English for gamers and fill in the gaps with the missing words
A: You are the good gamer […] you __________________.
A: He ____________________ . I _____________ like ten times.
R: I didn’t get the ____________ score. That’s ________.
A: So, this is a _________ of cake.
R: With the flower you can _________________ fire.
R: You have ____________ the second controller.
R: Can you say it? Restart? That ____________ like Richard.
R: You are too ____________ you can’t break it _____________ now.
A: I _____________ my ________________. […] I would like you _____________ me when there is a mushroom somewhere maybe.
R: Time is running ___________.
A: These creatures are blue. What’s the __________________?
R: There is no light so it’s all in ___________________.
R: On the sides of the ______________ the game doesn’t exist. So if you go ____________________, you can’t go back.
R: How do you say it? The ______________ on the back of the turtles?
A: You _______________________ fun of me.
A: Okay guys, __________ _____ it for today. So … See you next week!
Downloadable PDF file:
Episode 1 – English4Gamers – Fill in the gaps
Episode 1 – English4Gamers – Fill in the gaps – Answers
Fill in the gaps with the past simple form of the verbs in brackets:
1. You and Sally _________ not a school yesterday. (to be)
2. Uncle Conrad_________ to catch his bus. (to hurry)
3. Two doctors _________ into the room. (to rush)
4. I ________ Jesse in the park. (to meet)
5. Mozart ________ more than 600 pieces of music. (to write)
6. I __________ to the cinema two times last week. (to go)
7. When did Mr Black _______? (to die)
8. She _________ happy. (to feel)
9. He _________ his hair yesterday. (to cut)
10. Brenda __________ 20 books last year. (to read)
11. Our neighbour _________ his door open by accident. (to leave)
12. My boyfriend __________ back from the war last month. (to come)
13. Our horses __________ a lot yesterday. (to eat)
14. I __________ to lock the door.(to forget)
15. The queen __________ for her servant. (to ring)
I suggest that you take a look at this post if you need to review this topic ;-): irregular verbs.
These are the correct answers:
1. hurried, 2. rushed, 3. met, 4. wrote, 5. went, 6. die, 7. felt, 8. cut, 9. read, 10. left, 11. came, 12. ate, 13. forgot, 14. rang
Downloadable PDF: Quiz on past simple (without answers)
Downloadable PDF: Quiz on past simple (with answers)
I suggest that you read this list of words you may not know before watching the video.
To spread : to become larger or to affect a large area.
Ex. The fire through the six-storey building via the single staircase which acted as a chimney. spread
To detect : to discover or ascertain the existence.
Ex. Irregularities were on seven of the websites. detected
To break out : if something dangerous or unpleasant breaks out, it suddenly starts.
Ex. War in 1914. broke out
To transmit : to give or pass from one person to another; to cause (a virus, disease, etc.) to be given to.
Ex. Hepatitis C is a life-threatening viral disease primarily by blood contact. transmitted
To link : to make a connection between two or more things, ideas or people.
Paralysis : a condition in which you can’t move or feel al or part of your body.
Spike : a very high level.
Outbreak : a sudden increase, rise.
Mild : not strong in action or effect.
Vaccine : a substance injected into a person or animal to protect against a particular disease.
What is the Zika Virus – vocabulary
Answer the following questions:
How many people could be affected by Zika virus this year?
Where was it discovered and when?
Where did it break out in 2015?
How is this virus transmitted?
What are some of the effects of Zika virus?
Is there a treatment for this virus?
When could be ready a vaccine against Zika virus?
Fill in the gaps with the correct word from the box.
Zika virus could _________ tofour million people this year.
It was ____________ in Uganda in the 1940’s.
It ______________ in the Americas and the Caribbean in 2015.
Zika is _______________ through a particular species of mosquito that ______________ mostly in tropical regions.
Zika has been _______________ to paralysis and birth defects.
Officials are now _____________ pregnant women not to travel to places where there is an active Zika ___________.
Officials say finding a vaccine could _____________ to a decade.
Downoadable PDF: What is the Zika Virus – exercises
Downloadable PDF: What is the Zika Virus – correct answers
Worksheet – In the Sea – Vocabulary quiz
Answerkey – In the Sea
visual vocabulary on this topic (for more advanced students) with a listening game available.