Sammy and the genie

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!
Put the verbs in brackets in the correct tense - consider all the tenses you know!

Sammy Milton 1- (not / be) very clever. He 2- (walk) along the beach one day when he 3- (trip) over something and he 4- (fall) on the sand. He 5- (not / look) where he was going.
"What 6- (be) this?" he said, picking up the object he 7- (trip) over. "I 8- (never / see) anything like it before."
It was, in fact, a very old lamp, and as he 9- (rub) it, a genie suddenly 10- (fly) out of it. "You 11- (just / release) me from the lamp!" said the genie."Now you may have three wishes."
"Great!" said Sammy who 12- (feel) very thirsty. "I 13- (want) a bottle of lemonade that never 14- (run) out."
"No problem," said the genie, and 15- (produce) one instantly. Sammy picked up the bottle and 16- (drink) all the lemonade in one go. Magically, the bottle 17- (fill) itself up again. Sammy drank all that, and exactly the same thing 18- (happen) again.
"That's amazing!" he said. "Thanks very much!" "You still 19- (have) two more wishes, young man." "That's easy," said Sammy. "I 20- (have) two more of these bottles of lemonade!"