Gap Fill - Paragraph One


  • Choose the correct word from the drop-down menus below.
  • Click the button at the bottom to check your answers.
  • Press the "refresh" button on your browser to play again.
  • After this paragraph, go to Paragraph 2.
   crowds      display      final      flag      glimpse      heart      kisses      respect      silently      streets  

Paragraph 1

Thousands of football fans paid their respects to football legend Diego Maradona on Thursday. Huge lined the of the capital Buenos Aires to catch a of the car carrying his body. The car was draped in the Argentina and a football shirt bearing his trademark number 10. Thousands more walked past his coffin as it was put on public at the Presidential Palace. They were weeping, blowing to their hero and praying. Maradona passed away on Wednesday, aged 60. He died of a attack. Argentina's government declared three days of national mourning for him. One fan said: "Maradona represents Argentinianess. He transcended football. He has my . I had to be here."

Now go to   Paragraph 2.

Back to the Maradona lesson.

Share this lesson

More Free Sites by Sean Banville

Online Activities