Category: Other

Adverbial clauses.

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

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Question 1

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

Question 2

... nobody expected her, she cropped up.

Question 3

I locked the door ... be disturbed.

Question 4

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

Question 5

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Question 6

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

Question 7

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

Question 8

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

Question 9

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

Question 10

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

Question 11

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

Question 12

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

Question 13

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

Question 14

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

Question 15

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