Conjunctions and relative pronouns: grammar exercise

December 27, 2013pdf

Complete the following sentences using appropriate conjunctions. More than one conjunction may be possible in many cases.

1. It is a question ………………….. nobody can answer.

2. I stayed an extra night …………………… I could see Merlin.

3. …………………. I was having a shower, I slipped on the floor.

4. ………………….. she was too angry to speak, Alice said nothing.

5. …………………… the coat was expensive, I bought it.

6. The house ………………… I live is very small.

7. I will always remember the day …………………. I first met you.

8. I have got a friend …………………. serves in the army.

9. Cook slowly ………………….. it is ready.

10. …………………… I will have time I am not sure at the moment.

Answers

1. It is a question that/which nobody can answer.

2. I stayed an extra night so that I could see Merlin.

3. While I was having a shower, I slipped on the floor.

4. As/because/since she was too angry to speak, Alice said nothing.

5. Although/though the coat was expensive, I bought it.

6. The house where I live is very small.

7. I will always remember the day when/that I first met you.

8. I have got a friend who serves in the army.

9. Cook slowly until it is ready.

10. Whether I will have time I am not sure at the moment.

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