Category: Other

Adverbial clauses.

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

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Question 1

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

Question 2

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

Question 3

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

Question 4

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

Question 5

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

Question 6

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

Question 7

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

Question 8

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

Question 9

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

Question 10

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

Question 11

... nobody expected her, she cropped up.

Question 12

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

Question 13

I locked the door ... be disturbed.

Question 14

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

Question 15

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