Linking Words

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!

Choose the correct linking words in the sentences below.


  1. I phoned I need to speak to you
  2. it's his birthday on Monday, he's having a party.
  3. We're leaving now, we can arrive early.
  4. We stayed at home the rain.
  5. She went on a diet lose weight.
  6. the pilots' strike, all flights have been cancelled.
  7. the bus was late, I missed the meeting.
  8. I'm going to travel by bus save costs.
  9. understand how the human body works, you need some knowledge of chemistry.
  10. She started to use email she could send messages more quickly.