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Adverbial clauses.

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

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Question 1

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

Question 2

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

Question 3

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

Question 4

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

Question 5

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

Question 6

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

Question 7

... nobody expected her, she cropped up.

Question 8

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

Question 9

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

Question 10

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

Question 11

This movie may be controversial for some people ... viewer discretion is advised.

Question 12

I locked the door ... be disturbed.

Question 13

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

Question 14

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

Question 15

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