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Adverbial clauses.

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

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Question 1

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

Question 2

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

Question 3

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

Question 4

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

Question 5

... nobody expected her, she cropped up.

Question 6

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

Question 7

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

Question 8

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

Question 9

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

Question 10

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

Question 11

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

Question 12

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

Question 13

I locked the door ... be disturbed.

Question 14

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

Question 15

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