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Adverbial clauses.

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

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Question 1

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

Question 2

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

Question 3

... nobody expected her, she cropped up.

Question 4

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

Question 5

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Question 6

I locked the door ... be disturbed.

Question 7

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

Question 8

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

Question 9

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

Question 10

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

Question 11

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

Question 12

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

Question 13

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

Question 14

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

Question 15

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