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"CONNECTORS" - Grammar Guide for Upper Intermediate and Advanced students
Level: advanced
Age: 13-17
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Because, however, or, but, and, so, unless, although/even though, despite, and yet: Conjunctions and Connectors (2 pages, plus KEY)
Level: advanced
Age: 10-17
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Contrast Clauses (although/ even though, but/yet, however, in spite of/despite)
Level: intermediate
Age: 12-17
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Connectors of Reason & Result, Purpose and Contrast - Rephrasing
Level: intermediate
Age: 12-17
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Level: elementary
Age: 12-14
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Purpose Clauses (so/so that, to/in order to/so as to)
Level: intermediate
Age: 12-17
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Conjunctions - easy level

Pick the correct answer from the box.

  1. The hurricane destroyed the beach area  the town had to reconstruct the boardwalk.
  2. MAC cosmetics were first designed for models  they are now used by women all over the world.
  3. Harry doesn't usually like blue cheese  he loves Roquefort on toast.
  4.  it was after midnight, we did not feel tired.
  5. We had to wait fifteen minutes for the shop to open,   we had arrived early.
  6. Did you go out  stay at home last night?
  7. The sun is warm this afternoon,  the air is still quite cool.
  8. He had just begun to work,   he was interrupted by his boss.
  9.  he helps us, we cannot finish the project on time.
  10.  it was snowing, we played cards.
  11. I wanted to study; I was too tired.
  12.  it rained hard, we still enjoyed the outdoor concert at Wembley.
  13. Joan and Elliot chatted about everything  the fact that they had just met that afternoon.
  14. They sold their house in Miami for $375,000  travelled all over the word for a year.
  15. Geraldine Chaplin is a great actress  she is less well-known than her father Charlie Chaplin.
  16. Did Miss Smith buy the red boots  the black and white sandals? 
  17. The ski slopes were busy,   the cold, freezing weather.
  18. Lynda likes Tom  he is in love with Annette.
  19. The fox caught the mouse; , it got away on her.
  20. Kimberly and her friends caught a plane to Atlanta,  they had no hotel room for the night.