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

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

Question 3

... lack of experience, she was employed.

Question 4

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

Question 5

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

Question 6

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

Question 7

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

Question 8

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

Question 9

Sometimes she acts ... she was a child.

Question 10

Some people like summer ... others prefer winter.

Question 11

I left at dawn ... be in time.

Question 12

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

Question 13

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

Question 14

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

Question 15

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