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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 locked the door ... be disturbed.

Question 2

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

Question 3

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

Question 4

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

Question 5

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

Question 6

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

Question 7

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

Question 8

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

Question 9

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Question 10

... nobody expected her, she cropped up.

Question 11

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

Question 12

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

Question 13

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

Question 14

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

Question 15

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