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!

The King's Speech tells the story of King George VI (Bertie) who reluctantly assumed the throne after his brother abdicated. Plagued by a dreaded stutter and considered unfit to be king, the King engages the help of an unorthodox speech therapist named Lionel Logue. Through a set of unexpected techniques, and as a result of an unlikely friendship, Bertie is able to find his voice and boldly lead the country through war.

watch the trailer and complete the script :

QUEEN ELIZABETH: My is, um, well he’s required to publicly.

KING GEORGE VI: I have …the …the…the

LIONEL LOGUE: Perhaps he should jobs

QUEEN ELIZABETH: He can’t. And what if my husband were the Duke of York?

LIONEL LOGUE: me your…

QUEEN ELIZABETH: Royal Highness.

LIONEL LOGUE: Royal Highness.

QUEEN ELIZABETH: My husband has seen , to no avail.


LIONEL LOGUE: He hasn’t seen me.

LIONEL LOGUE: Who was your earliest ?

KING GEORGE VI: I’m not here to personal matters.

LIONEL LOGUE: Why are you here then?

KING GEORGE VI: Because I bloody well stammer!

LIONEL LOGUE: Do you know any ?

KING GEORGE VI: Timing isn’t my strong suit.

QUEEN ELIZABETH: Your methods are unorthodox and controversial.

LIONEL LOGUE: Up comes her Royal Highness

QUEEN ELIZABETH: It’s actually quite good .

KING GEORGE VI: My is infatuated with a who has been twice… Wallace Simpson.

KING GEORGE VI: I’m not a ! I’m a Naval .

KING GEORGE VI: The nation that when I speak, I speak for them. Well I speak.

LIONEL LOGUE: Why should I waste my time ?

KING GEORGE VI: Because I have a !

LIONEL LOGUE: Yes you do.


LIONEL LOGUE: Your first speech

KING GEORGE VI: However this turns out I don’t know how to you for what you’ve done.