Linking Words: although / despite / however / providing / unless, etc

Choose the correct alternative

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










    Answers

    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

One Comment Add yours

  1. María Angeles Vidal Barba says:

    1.Nevertheless
    2.Unless
    3.Besides
    4.Consequent
    5.So as not to
    6.Despite
    7.Therefore
    8.Even though
    9.As long as
    10.On the other hand

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