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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

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Question 3

I locked the door ... be disturbed.

Question 4

... nobody expected her, she cropped up.

Question 5

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

Question 6

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

Question 7

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

Question 8

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

Question 9

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

Question 10

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

Question 11

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

Question 12

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

Question 13

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

Question 14

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

Question 15

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