Rabies (Sentence completion)


Grammar — Advanced Level
Share this exercise

Complete each sentence choosing the correct option

  1. Rabies is a   disease that causes inflammation of the brain in humans and other mammals.

  2. The time period between   the disease and the start of symptoms is usually one to three months.

  3. It is spread when an   animal bites or scratches a human or other animal.

  4. Animal control and   programs have decreased the risk of rabies from dogs in a number of regions of the world.

  5. The rabies vaccine are effective in   the disease if the person receives the treatment before the start of rabies symptoms.


Practice your writing skills by discussing the questions below

  1. How does an animal contract rabies?

  2. What should people do to protect their pets from rabies?


    Need help?

    Ask a question or reserve a class with Jennifer



      • (bit, bitten) to cut with the teeth
      • (caused) make something happen
      • (decreased) reduce
      • sickness, illness
      • a localized physical condition in which part of the body becomes reddened, swollen, hot, and often painful
      • a warm-blooded vertebrate animal of a class that is distinguished by the possession of hair or fur, the secretion of milk by females for the nourishment of the young, and (typically) the birth of live young
      • the possibility that something bad or unpleasant (such as an injury or a loss) will happen
      • score or mark the surface of (something) with a sharp or pointed object
      • (spread) to expand; disperse
      • a change in the body or mind which indicates that a disease is present


    From English
    No translation