LINKING WORDS (2): ALTHOUGH / DESPITE / EVEN SO / EVEN THOUGH, ETC

Choose the correct option.

  1. Even so / Even though we worked very hard, we just couldn’t finish the project on time.
  2. It was pretty cold and cloudy at the beach. Still / Though, we enjoyed ourselves.
  3. Don’t call me at work this afternoon provided / unless it’s absolutely necessary.
  4. You can go to the concert provided / unless you’ve done all your schoolwork first.
  5. Georgina passed her driving test despite / in spite the fact she was very nervous.
  6. The airport remained open in spite / despite of the severe winds and torrential rain. Flights were temporarily suspended although / though.
  7. I’m going to finish this report, however / even if I have to stay up all night to do so.
  8. The reviews for the film aren’t great, but even if /even so, I want to see it.
  9. By / On the one hand I’d love to go on holiday with my cousin but by / on the other hand I should be saving money for a new car.
  10. The train was very crowded. We managed to find a seat, although / however.












    Answers

    1. Even though
    2. Still
    3. unless
    4. provided
    5. despite
    6. in spite
    7. even if
    8. even so
    9. On / on
    10. however

 

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