Category: Other

Adverbial clauses.

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

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Question 1

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

Question 2

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

Question 3

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

Question 4

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

Question 5

... nobody expected her, she cropped up.

Question 6

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

Question 7

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

Question 8

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

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

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

Question 12

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

Question 13

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

Question 14

I locked the door ... be disturbed.

Question 15

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