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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

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

Question 3

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

Question 4

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

Question 5

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

Question 6

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

Question 7

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

Question 8

I locked the door ... be disturbed.

Question 9

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Question 10

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

Question 11

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

Question 12

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

Question 13

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

Question 14

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

Question 15

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