Breakfast Recipes

Gap-fill Exercise

Fill in all the missing words below. Then, press "Check Answers" to grade your responses. Use the "Hint" button to get a free letter. You can also click on the "[?]" button to get more hints, but you lose points if you ask for help.

This gap-fill exercise is only for the first part of the original listening activity on Randall's site. The audio recording that you hear is for the full listening conversation.

Daughter: Dad, Dad. What's for breakfast?
Dad: [Dad mumbles something] Daughter: Dad? [What?]
Daughter: What's for breakfast?
Dad: Uh, there's a banana on the counter. Enjoy.
Daughter: Dad, that banana's all bruised, and it looks like the took a bite out of it last night . . . Dad. Wake up.
Dad: Okay. Uh, there's some in the cupboard. Help yourself.
Daughter: But there's no milk.
Dad: Well, just up some powered milk.
Daughter: Ah, no way. That stuff is and warm. Come on, Dad.
Dad: Uh, okay. I guess I could make pancakes.
Daughter: Uh, no. The last time you made pancakes, they were as as a rock. Even the dog wouldn't them.
Dad: That bad? [Yeah.] Alrigh. Wait! Why in the world are we having this conversation anyway? You're 19 years old. Make your own breakfast. I'm going back to bed.

[ The conversation continues . . . ]