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Article practice - (K)

Complete the gaps with 'a', 'an', 'the' or 'X' (no article)

Add the definite article or the corresponding possessive pronoun to the following articles of clothing or parts of the body.

  1. Look me in _________ eyes.
  2. Caroline pushed past me and put _________ arm round the girl.
  3. He crossed the road by the zebra-crossing and caught her by _________ arm.
  4. Take her by _________ hand.
  5. I rose to _________ feet, bowed and left the room.
  6. Don't pick stamps up with _________ fingers.
  7. Try to pull _________ right leg out.
  8. He was struck on _________ head from behind.
  9. Little children can't put on _________ shoes. So their parents must help them.
  10. She looked him straight in _________ face, then walked quickly on as though she had not seen him.
  11. Bob swung with his fist at Philip and caught him on _________ ear.
  12. Struck in _________ eye by a Norman arrow, King Harold lay dead on the battlefield.
  13. Britain is a parliamentary democracy with the Queen at _________ head.
  14. He took _________ shoes off so he could put _________ feet up on the sofa, lay back on a pillow, and continued reading Steven's letter.
  15. He ran _________ eye over the text.
  16. She refuses to listen when I say that Mr Stevens died of a disease of _________ stomach, made worse by the habit of overdrinking strong spirits.
  17. She shrank back, clapping _________ hand to _________ mouth, feeling that she was going to be sick.
  18. He was sweating so heavily, he took off _________ jacket so as not to soil it.
  19. He pushed open the door, and a hideous cheesy smell of sour beer hit him _________ face.
  20. They have winter staring them in _________ face.

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