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!
My name´s John. I live in Birmingham, but I in England. I was born in Brisbane, Australia. We to England two years ago when my dad a new job. I didn´t want to Australia. I had a great life there. I lots of friends and we went to the beach every day after school. I surfing and the weather was great.
I it in England when we first arrived. I any friends. All my friends were on the other side of the world. It also winter, so the weather very nice - it was really cold and it all the time! I very lonely and i just wanted to go back to Australia.
Things when I started school. There was an Australian soap opera on TV "Home and Away" and all the kids at school watched it. They that my Australian accent was really cool, so I soon made lots of friends.
Now I like it here. Birmingham´s a . I can´t go to the beach after school, but I go windsurfing with my friends every weekend. I the Australian weather, though!