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You are given an image and piece of text with some spaces. You are also given a set of words to go with each space. Click on the word you think fits each space and click on the space. The word will appear.


When you finish the exercise, click the check button at the bottom.

Correct answers will show in green, and incorrect answers will show in red.


Your final mark will then be given as a percentage.


The first space is given as an example.


You need to be able to do this exercise in about 10 minutes and a timer is provided.


There is no pass or fail result for YLE exams.

10:00 min.


Malta is a small country ...WHICH... (EXAMPLE) lies unprotected in the middle of the Mediterranean Sea, off the coast of Italy. It is made up (1) three islands - Malta and Gozo are the two main islands while Comino is a smaller island. It has (2) conquered many times, and it was ruled by many different cultures. Then St. Paul (3) shipwrecked there and he brought Christianity. Napoleon invaded Malta on (4) way to Egypt. Then Great Britain saved the country, so Malta belonged to Britain (5) 1964. People have lived there (6) thousands of years. There are underground dungeons and rooms, churches and amphitheaters built (7) the Romans. The island is rocky and the soil is poor, but the country has had (8) important tradition in shipping for centuries. Boats traveling (9) Africa and Europe stop there. Malta attracts (10) tourists who come for its sunny beaches, architecture and culture.

A witch
B which
C when
A for
B off
C of
A been
B being
C bean
A was
B were
C wear
A her
B his
C their
A while
B ago
C until
A four
B for
C fore
A by
B buy
C bye
A ant
B a
C an
A between
B during
C behind
A much
B many
C any