Category: Other

Adverbial clauses.

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

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Question 1

I left at dawn ... be in time.

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

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

Question 5

Sometimes she acts ... she was a child.

Question 6

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

Question 7

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

Question 8

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

Question 9

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

Question 10

... lack of experience, she was employed.

Question 11

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

Question 12

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

Question 13

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

Question 14

Some people like summer ... others prefer winter.

Question 15

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