Category: Other

Adverbial clauses.

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

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Question 1

Some people like summer ... others prefer winter.

Question 2

I left at dawn ... be in time.

Question 3

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

Question 4

Sometimes she acts ... she was a child.

Question 5

... lack of experience, she was employed.

Question 6

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

Question 7

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

Question 8

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

Question 9

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

Question 10

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

Question 11

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

Question 12

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

Question 13

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

Question 14

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

Question 15

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