Category: Other

Adverbial clauses.

Read the questions below and decide which answer best fits each space.

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Question 1

I left at dawn ... be in time.

Question 2

Some people like summer ... others prefer winter.

Question 3

She is finding a job ... earn some money.

Question 4

... she had no chance to win, she took part in the conquest.

Question 5

I'll take the umbrella ... it rains.

Question 6

... lack of experience, she was employed.

Question 7

He went inside silently ... nobody could hear him.

Question 8

We decided to postpone the trip ... bad weather.

Question 9

... other guests prefer going out, I wanted to stay home.

Question 10

He's sometimes annoying, but I like him ...

Question 11

You can go climbing if you want to. ..., you must be very careful.

Question 12

... she didn't want to come with us, we went without her.

Question 13

He pretended to be sick ... go to school.

Question 14

... her ilness, she had to stay at home.

Question 15

Sometimes she acts ... she was a child.