Category: Other

Adverbial clauses.

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

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Question 1

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

Question 2

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

Question 3

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

Question 4

Some people like summer ... others prefer winter.

Question 5

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

Question 6

I left at dawn ... be in time.

Question 7

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

Question 8

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

Question 9

... lack of experience, she was employed.

Question 10

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

Question 11

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

Question 12

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

Question 13

Sometimes she acts ... she was a child.

Question 14

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

Question 15

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