Category: Other

Adverbial clauses.

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

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Question 1

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

Question 2

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

Question 3

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

Question 4

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

Question 5

I left at dawn ... be in time.

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

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

Question 9

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

Question 10

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

Question 11

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

Question 12

... lack of experience, she was employed.

Question 13

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

Question 14

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

Question 15

Sometimes she acts ... she was a child.