Category: Other

Adverbial clauses.

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

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Question 1

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

Question 2

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

Question 3

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

Question 4

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

Question 5

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

Question 6

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

Question 7

... lack of experience, she was employed.

Question 8

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

Question 9

Some people like summer ... others prefer winter.

Question 10

I left at dawn ... be in time.

Question 11

Sometimes she acts ... she was a child.

Question 12

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

Question 13

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

Question 14

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

Question 15

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