WORD FORMATION 4

Gap-fill exercise

Fill in all the gaps, then press "Check" to check your answers. Use the "Hint" button to get a free letter if an answer is giving you trouble. You can also click on the "[?]" button to get a clue. Note that you will lose points if you ask for hints or clues!
Being left-handed

If you usually use your left hand in (prefer) to your right you are said to be left-handed. Such people have always been looked at (suspicion) because 90 % of the population is right-handed. It is (definite) a right-handed world: try using an (open) with your left hand next time you want to get into a tin of beans and you will understand the problem. However, this (able) has been (come) by many famous left-handed people. Left-handed sporting stars lead the way: for example, Martina Navratilova’s (oppose) on the tennis court feared her (beat) left-handed shots. Julius Caesar, Alexander the Great and Charlemagne have all been identified (identity) as left-handed. In the arts field, the list of left-handers is (end): Ravel wrote a piano concerto for a left-handed (piano); Harpo Marx played a left-handed harp; then there were Charlie Chaplin, Lewis Carroll, Leonardo, Picasso, …