Exercise Program

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.

Josh: Hey, I hear you and Stephanie are really getting serious.
Michael: Yeah, I think she'll be with my new exercise program.
Josh: What? What are you talking about? What exercise program? What did you her?
Michael: Well, you know, I staying in shape. [Right] First, I generally get up every morning at 5:30 a.m.
Josh: Oh, yeah. Since when? You don't roll out of until at least 7:30 p.m.
Michael: No, no, and on Mondays and Wednesdays, . . .
Josh: Ah, not another tale . . .
Michael: I almost always go for about a half hour, you know, to improve my endurance.
Josh: Hey, jogging to the refrigerator for a glass of doesn't count.
Michael: Of course, I leave, I usually make sure I do some stretches so I don't pull a muscle on my run.
Josh: Right. One jumping jack.
Michael: Then, I told her that I usually lift weights and Thursdays for about an hour after work.
Josh: Humph.
Michael: helps me build muscle strength.
Josh: A one-pound barbell.

[ The conversation continues . . . ]