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- The fancy dress party was cancelled. Nevertheless / Therefore the kids still put on their costumes.
- Luka knew that he was going to miss the train, providing/unless he ran very fast.
- Besides / In addition being a talented chef, James also writes novels.
- Chloe didn’t follow the recipe for the chocolate cake very closely. As a result/Consequent the cake was a disaster.
- At the beach Belinda put on lots of sun cream for not to/so as not to get burnt.
- Grace stroked the dog despite / in spite the fact we had warned her that it could bite.
- The teacher was delighted with her students’ exam results. She decided, so, / therefore, to take them all to the aquarium as a treat.
- Even so / Even though the queue outside the cinema was very long, we didn’t mind waiting.
- Doris said that she would work longer hours and some weekends as long as / unless they paid her overtime.
- Living in the city can be very exciting as there are many things to see and do. On the other hand / Moreover it can be very expensive, particularly if you have to pay rent!
1. nevertheless 2. unless 3. Besides 4. As a result 5. so as not to 6. despite 7. therefore 8. Even so 9. as long as 10. On the other hand
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