Gap Fill Exercise
Below is some text from the BBC with some words removed. See if you can guess what words could go in the gaps:
Worldwide sales of the five Harry Potter books have reached the 250 million mark. ______ JK Rowling's agent, Christopher Little, confirmed the ______ on Monday - and revealed Rowling had ______ work on the sixth Potter adventure.
The series has been ______ in more than 200 ______ and translated into 60 ______ from Hindi to Ancient Greek.
The fifth ______, The Order of the Phoenix, sold 1.78 million copies on its first day in the UK ______.
Mr Little issued a statement via Potter publisher Bloomsbury ______ the series had "entered the ______ books yet again" with a "record-breaking, unprecedented ______ of worldwide sales" of 250 million.
Teachers and publishers acknowledge that the Potter books have been instrumental in turning more children on to reading.