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Adverbial clauses.

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

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Question 1

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

Question 2

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

Question 3

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

Question 4

I locked the door ... be disturbed.

Question 5

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

Question 6

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

Question 7

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

Question 8

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

Question 9

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

Question 10

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

Question 11

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

Question 12

... nobody expected her, she cropped up.

Question 13

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

Question 14

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

Question 15

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