The British Flag

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!
The British flag is called the . It was first used in . It has the crosses of three on it. The red cross of St George, for , is on the white background. is also a patron saint of Germany, Portugal, and Greece. The white diagonal cross of St Andrew is for . is also a patron saint of Russia. The red diagonal cross of St Patrick is for .