Tutorial World Primary 5
Name:_________________________ Date:_______________

Cloze Passage (4.5)

Read the passage carefully and fill in the blanks with the most suitable word.

Animals Survival

Animals communicate _________ their own species for survival.

Most animals use _____________ to communicate. Birds have song-

organs called syrinxes which can _____________ a range of sounds.

Human beings converse by _______________ to one another using


When a good source of nectar is ____________, the honeybee

will fly back to its ____________ and perform a waggling dance that

only bees can ____________. The location, distance and quality of

the ____________ is communicated through the waggling dance.

Animals also protect __________ from predators. Some insects

rely on camouflage to ___________ attacks. A spiny stick insect will

stay very ___________ among foliage to resemble a cluster of dead

leaves. Different animals adopt different methods to ____________

their survival.


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