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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

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

Question 3

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

Question 4

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

Question 5

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

Question 6

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

Question 7

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

Question 8

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

Question 9

I locked the door ... be disturbed.

Question 10

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

Question 11

... nobody expected her, she cropped up.

Question 12

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

Question 13

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

Question 14

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

Question 15

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