GV049 - Homes and Houses

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 word for each blank !


  1. They live in a house which stands by itself.
  2. He keeps all of his tools in his in the garden.
  3. My brother lives on the tenth floor of a newly built of flats.
  4. Going down the street she walked past a long of houses, all exactly the same.
  5. I'm staying in a youth in the centre of town.
  6. We are going to our house by building another room to it.
  7. Building companies must get from the planning authorities in order to construct new houses.
  8. The building was eventually to its original condition after the fire.
  9. The of the house were dug in June and the roof was finished three months later.
  10. The house is old and in very bad .
  11. If you are planning to buy a new house go to a real estate .
  12. I won't sell my house unless you offer a more price.
  13. He bought the house as part of an plan, paying a certain amount of money each month.
  14. After the storm he found out that his house wasn't by his insurance.
  15. If we want to buy a new house we have to our spending.