Category: Other

Adverbial clauses.

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

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Question 1

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

Question 2

I left at dawn ... be in time.

Question 3

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

Question 4

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

Question 5

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

Question 6

Sometimes she acts ... she was a child.

Question 7

Some people like summer ... others prefer winter.

Question 8

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

Question 9

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

Question 10

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

Question 11

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

Question 12

... lack of experience, she was employed.

Question 13

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

Question 14

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

Question 15

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