Category: Other

Adverbial clauses.

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

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Question 1

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

Question 2

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

Question 3

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

Question 4

I left at dawn ... be in time.

Question 5

Sometimes she acts ... she was a child.

Question 6

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

Question 7

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

Question 8

Some people like summer ... others prefer winter.

Question 9

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

Question 10

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

Question 11

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

Question 12

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

Question 13

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

Question 14

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

Question 15

... lack of experience, she was employed.