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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

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Question 3

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

Question 4

... nobody expected her, she cropped up.

Question 5

I locked the door ... be disturbed.

Question 6

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

Question 7

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

Question 8

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

Question 9

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

Question 10

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

Question 11

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

Question 12

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

Question 13

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

Question 14

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

Question 15

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