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Викторины - Conjunctions

Do you think this is something...can be learned?

a. who
b. that
c. Nothing (the conjunction can be omitted)

Don't go out...you've finished your work.

a. as
b. while
c. until

Make sure you close all the windows...it starts to rain.

a. after
b. before
c. for

I think I know...he left the job.

a. why
b. until
c. where

...I had known how much I would disappoint him, I woudn't have done it.

a. Whether
b. When
c. If

...you see me, get in the car.

a. As soon as
b. While
c. Whether

My friend John,...lives in California, has a car with a New York license.

a. whose
b. who
c. that

It's usually quite simple to cross the border between the USA and Canada...these two countries have friendly relations.

a. yet
b. and
c. because

...a university professor returns from a sabbatical leave, he should be better qualified.

a. Until
b. When
c. Even though

She's...a snobbish person...nobody likes to be with her.

a. such...that
b. such...as
c. so...that

They got married. They had to learn to manage their own home. (after)

He went crazy. His wife burnt his breakfast. (when)

You can hear what I'm saying. You keep quiet. (if)

I won't invite my classmates to a party. I know them well. (until)

He arrived home. I had already cleaned the house. (by the time)

The first quiz was easy. This one is extremelly difficult. (whereas)

She's snobbish. People like her. (yet)

We're broke. We can't buy anything. (since)

He failed. He won't give up his ideals. (even though)

He fell asleep. He was watching the film. (while)

I don't know...you want to meet that lady. She's such a snob.


He looks...he were sick.

even if
even though
as if, as though

He asked...he could smoke a cigarette.

whether, if

He insists...I be there.

as if

He punished the little boy...put salt in his coffee.


It was raining hard...we left the office.


He'll have the work done...that you arrive.

by the time

...I was saying, how many of you want to attend the conference?


He must be rich,...he spends a lot of money on gifts for his girlfriend.

in order to

We have been having problems with the heater...we bought it.


...he said did not please us.


I liked the car,...I bought it.

even so

The picture...is hanging over my bed was painted by an art student.


Her parents will be very happy...she passes with flying colors.

so that

Karen is rich;..., her cousin Kate is poor.

a. therefore
b. however
c. otherwise

You'd better take a taxi..., you'll arrive late.

a. Consequently
b. Furthermore
c. Otherwise

I enjoy reading this new magazine..., it has goodarticles.

a. Moreover
b. Nevertheless
c. However

Jack wasn't tired..., he took a nap.

a. Otherwise
b. Hence
c. Nevertheless

Phil was not thirsty;..., he drank five glasses of water.

a. however
b. moreover
c. furthermore

The kids didn't study..., they failed the course.

a. Therefore
b. Nonetheless
c. Otherwise

The weather was terrible..., we decided to delay ourtrip.

a. Furthermore
b. Besides
c. Therefore

You must buy the tickets;..., we won't be able to seethat play.

a. otherwise
b. although
c. besides

The neighborhood isn't very interesting. I like the house,....

a. moreover
b. thus
c. though

We live in the same building;..., we hardly see each other.

a. however
b. therefore
c. furthermore

He didn't earn enough money..., his wife decided to geta job.

a. Moreover
b. Therefore
c. Although

That house isn't big enough for us, and..., it's tooexpensive.

a. furthermore
b. hence
c. although

We have plenty of money and workers;..., we hope to finishthe house remodeling soon.

a. nevertheless
b. unless
c. thus

She's extremely rich;..., she's not snobbish.

a. hence
b. however
c. otherwise

It was a windy and rainy night..., I decided to go out.

a. nevertheless
b. otherwise
c. hence

Викторины - Word Order

a. beautiful
b. to
c. lady
d. what
e. young
f. that
g. happened
h. ?

a. how
b. us
c. waiting
d. has
e. long
f. she
g. been
h. for
i. ?

on the table.

This is .

My father gave ....

Викторины - Will Be Doing, Will Have Done

My English class ends at 3 pm. So at 4 o'clock it...

a. will be ending
b. will have ended

John swims from 9 to 10 every morning. So at 9:30 tomorrow morninghe...

a. will be swimming
b. will have swum

A lot of people...shopping.

a. was
b. were

Tom and Sarah...watching television.

a. was
b. were

I...return your 10 dollars next week.

a. am
b. do
c. will


Викторины - Until, Since, For

I've lived in America...I was five years old.

a. until
b. since
c. for

He said he would be away...Monday.

a. until
b. since
c. for