ESl resources: listing of worksheets

Missing Letters

printables for esl kids

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There are 36 thematic missing letters tests to choose from. Scroll down to explore, download and print!

Our missing letters worksheets help kids develop their spelling skills. In these tests, students must fill in missing letters to spell a word correctly. Designed for further practice, these printables complete our online activities such as spelling games or guessing games (hangman). However, you can use them independently, in any way you like.

Here you will find a picture guide to these resources sorted alphabetically by topic. Each resource image is a direct link to the pdf file. Each worksheet comes with an answer key. Below each resource image there is a relevant wordlist. Take a look at the previews to see which ones are best for you and your students, then download and print your activities.

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missing letters tests sorted alphabetically by topic


ESL tests: Autumn vocabulary
  • autumn »
  • answer key »
  • acorns, apple, chestnuts, chrysanthemum, hedgehog, leaves, pear, rain, squirrel, umbrella
English tests: Bathroom vocabulary
ESL tests for kids: Body vocabulary
English printables: Christmas test


ESL printables: Clothes test
ESL worksheets: Colours test
ESL tests: Domestic Animals vocabulary
ESL tests for kids: Drinks vocabulary


ESL worksheets: Easter test
ESL printables: Family test
ESL test: Feelings vocabulary
ESL printables: Food test
  • food »
  • answer key »
  • bread, buns, butter, cake, cheese, chips, egg, hamburger, ice cream, sausages


ESL worksheets: Fruits test
English tests for kids: Furniture
Worksheets for kids: Halloween test
ESL printables: Halloween Animals test


ESL worksheets: Insects vocabulary
ESL printables: Kitchen test
ESL worksheets: Living Room test
ESL printables: Occupations test


ESL worksheets: Pencase test
ESL printables: Pets test
ESL worksheets: School test
ESL printables: Sport test
  • sport »
  • answer key »
  • basketball, boxing, cycling, figure skating, football, hockey, skiing, speed skating, swimming, tennis


ESL worksheets: Spring Flowers test
ESL printables: Summer test
  • summer »
  • answer key »
  • beach, beach suit, lake, mountain, sandcastle, sea, sun, sunbathe, sunglasses, swimmer
ESL tests for kids: Time vocabulary
  • time »
  • answer key »
  • one, two, three, four, five, six, seven, eight, nine, ten, eleven, twelve o'clock
English printables: Town test
  • town »
  • answer key »
  • bank, church, cinema, gas station, hospital, library, post office, restaurant, school, supermarket


English worksheets for kids: Toys
ESL tests: Transport vocabulary
ESL worksheets: Valentine's Day test
English printables: Vegetables test


ESL worksheets: Verbs
ESL printables: Weather test
ESL worksheets: Wild Animals test
ESL printables: Winter test