EXERCISE 1: FILL IN EACH BLANK WITH A SUITABLE WORDS FROM THE BOX.

After / before / since / for / until / while / between / in / ago / at / on / 1.It was not………..midnight that he returned home. 2.They left the room…………they had finished the exam. 3.Mr. Brown has been a lecturer…………..he graduated from university. 4.The children were playing………. Their mother was watching TV. 5.The course lasts ……………March and July. 6.Columbus discovered America more than 450 years………… 7.My parents fisrt met each other at the Olympic Games ……1982. 8.Jack London had been a sailor ………..he became a writer. 9.High school students don’t have to go to school…….. Sunday. 10.He was doing his homework ……… 9 o’clock last night. EXERCISE 2:CHOOSE THE BEST ANSWERS 1.We have no money,………..Tom has some. A.either B.but C.or D.so 2.This toll is dangerous…………..it is used carefully. A.whether B.if C.unless D.or 3.I hadn’t realized she was English……………she spoke. A.in case B.only after C.until D.when 4.She’s not only beautiful…………..intelligent. A.but also B.and C.however D.yet 5.You can come here either on Monday……….on Friday. A.or B.nor C.both D.and 6………..John nor his parents are going to the party. A.Either B.Neither C.Both D.Not only 7………..Jim…… his friend are going to the party tonight. A.Neither / nor B.Either / or C.Both / and D.Not only / but also 8.Jane is beautiful and intelligent……… A.too B.so C.both D.moreover 9.I like pop music and………does John. A.either B.neither C.so D.too 10.I enjoy travelling around the world and my brother does………… A.either B.neither C.so D.too 11. The children shouldn’t take that medicine, and…………should she. A.either B.neither C.so D.too 12. I don’t like tennis, and he doesn’t……………... A.either B.neither C.so D.too 13.He felt ill……….he went to bed early. A.and B.but C.or D.so 14.He was very young and had no experience of that type of work;………..he was not given the post. A.and B.but C.or D.therefore 15.He was the best in class at Maths and English;………he was the best footballer in the school. A.moreover B.however C.theefore D.whereas 16.Geopraphy is a very interesting subject; ………very few people study it thorughly A.and B.however C.or D.so

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