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Adverbial clauses.

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

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Question 1

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

Question 2

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Question 3

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

Question 4

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

Question 5

... nobody expected her, she cropped up.

Question 6

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

Question 7

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

Question 8

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

Question 9

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

Question 10

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

Question 11

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

Question 12

I locked the door ... be disturbed.

Question 13

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

Question 14

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

Question 15

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