A Healthy Lifestyle

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.

Man: Honey, the basketball game is about to . And could you bring some chips and a bowl of ice cream? And . . . uh . . . a slice of from the fridge.
Woman: Anything else?
Man:Nope, that's all for now. Hey, hon, you know, they're organizing a company basketball team, and I'm thinking about joining. What do you think?
Woman: Humph
Man: "Humph" What do you mean "Humph." I was the player in high school.
Woman: Yeah, twenty-five years ago. Look, I just don't want you having a attack running up and down the court.
Man:So, what are you suggesting? Should I just abandon the idea? I'm not that of shape.
Woman: Well . . . you ought to at least have a physical before you begin. I mean, it HAS been at least years since you played at all.
Man:Well, okay, but . . .
Woman: And you need to watch your and cut back on the fatty foods, like ice cream. And you should try eating more fresh fruits and vegetables.
Man: Yeah, you're probably right.
Woman: And you take up a little weight training to strengthen your muscles or perhaps try cycling to build up your cardiovascular system. Oh, and you need to go to early instead of watching TV half the night.
Man: Hey, you're starting to sound like my personal instructor!
Woman: No, I just love you, and I want you to be around for a long, long time.