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Adverbial clauses.

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

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Question 1

Helen is a beautiful girl ... she is stupid.

Question 2

Peter behaves ... he didn't know where we are.

Question 3

Smart ... he is, he didn't solve that problem.

Question 4

... nobody expected her, she cropped up.

Question 5

... the fact he wasn't well-educated, he was given the job.

Question 6

... I didn't want to go out anywhere, I stayed at home.

Question 7

She's in hospital ... I think you should visit her.

Question 8

I'll close the window ... you don't get cold.

Question 9

Nobody believed that she would pass the exam. ..., she did it.

Question 10

Our team played the first half terribly, but we won the game ...

Question 11

Paul is very vehement ... he has no friends.

Question 12

The weather is going to be awful ... I'll stay till the morning.

Question 13

I locked the door ... be disturbed.

Question 14

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Question 15

... she was ill, she managed to win the race.