T119 - A Job Offer

Gap-fill exercise

Fill in all the gaps, then press "Check" to check your answers. Use the "Hint" button to get a free letter if an answer is giving you trouble. You can also click on the "[?]" button to get a clue. Note that you will lose points if you ask for hints or clues!

Complete the text with the correct form of the verbs in brackets !


Even though I like England, I (ALWAYS WANT) to work abroad, but until recently I (NEVER THINK) I really would. A few months ago, however, I (SEE) an ad on the Internet for a job in Switzerland , which (LOOK) really promising. I (FILL) in the application form and (SEND) it off. After I (NOT HEAR) back from them for quite some time , I (RECEIVE) an email yesterday. It (SAY) that the managers (WANT) to see me for an interview. I (SPEND) the last 24 hours in panic, packing things and arranging everything for my flight to Switzerland.