Category: Other

Adverbial clauses.

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

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Question 1

... nobody expected her, she cropped up.

Question 2

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

Question 3

I locked the door ... be disturbed.

Question 4

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

Question 5

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

Question 6

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

Question 7

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

Question 8

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

Question 9

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

Question 10

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

Question 11

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

Question 12

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

Question 13

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

Question 14

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

Question 15

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