Choose the appropriate linking word in each sentence: 1.

She must take a taxi (as / to) she is already late for the meeting. 2. She took a taxi (because /so that) she could arrive on time. 3. She took a taxi (owing to / in order to) arrive on time for the meeting. 4. Nobody could buy this luxurious car (due to / because) its high cost. 5. We arrived very late (because / because of) the rush hour jam. 6. Many people emigrate (so as to / for) look for a better life. 7. She borrowed a huge sum of money (so as to / on account of) buy a house. 8. She had eaten too much; (as a result / because), she had a stomachache. 9. He hadn’t revised his lessons; (consequently / in order that), he failed all his tests. 10. She used to eat junk food (since / as a result) she becomes obese. 11. She kept silent (as / so as) she had nothing to say. 12. We couldn't see anything (because of / thanks to) the fog. 13. People usually exercise (so that / in order to) keep fit. 14. She got to the top (thanks to / because of) hard work and perseverance. 15. (Since / One effect of) he was not wearing his glasses, he couldn't read the menu. 16. (Because / One effect of) climate change is that sea levels rise. 17. You ought to focus on your work more (so as / so as not) to achieve better results.

18. We didn’t have an umbrella. (Therefore /Since), we got soaked. 19. Please, listen carefully (so as to / so that) you can understand better. Choose the appropriate linking word in each sentence: 1. She must take a taxi (as / to) she is already late for the meeting. 2. She took a taxi (because /so that) she could arrive on time. 3. She took a taxi (owing to / in order to) arrive on time for the meeting. 4. Nobody could buy this luxurious car (due to / because) its high cost. 5. We arrived very late (because / because of) the rush hour jam. 6. Many people emigrate (so as to / for) look for a better life. 7. She borrowed a huge sum of money (so as to / on account of) buy a house. 8. She had eaten too much; (as a result / because), she had a stomachache. 9. He hadn’t revised his lessons; (consequently / in order that), he failed all his tests. 10. She used to eat junk food (since / as a result) she becomes obese. 11. She kept silent (as / so as) she had nothing to say. 12. We couldn't see anything (because of / thanks to) the fog. 13. People usually exercise (so that / in order to) keep fit. 14. She got to the top (thanks to / because of) hard work and perseverance. 15. (Since / One effect of) he was not wearing his glasses, he couldn't read the menu.

16. (Because / One effect of) climate change is that sea levels rise. 17. You ought to focus on your work more (so as / so as not) to achieve better results. 18. We didn’t have an umbrella. (Therefore /Since), we got soaked. 19. Please, listen carefully (so as to / so that) you can understand better.

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