Category: Other

Adverbial clauses.

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

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Question 1

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

Question 2

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

Question 3

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

Question 4

I left at dawn ... be in time.

Question 5

... lack of experience, she was employed.

Question 6

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

Question 7

Some people like summer ... others prefer winter.

Question 8

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

Question 9

Sometimes she acts ... she was a child.

Question 10

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

Question 11

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

Question 12

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

Question 13

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

Question 14

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

Question 15

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