Conjunctive adverbs exercise

August 9, 2013pdf

Complete the following sentences using an appropriate transitional adverb (conjunctive adverb).

1. Vegetables are rich sources of vitamins and antioxidants and ……………… eating vegetables is essential for good health.

2. ‘The last bus has gone.’ ‘………………….., we are going to have to walk.’

3. …………………… the starter, I thought the meal was nice.

4. I bought that car. It looked good and, …………………….., it was reasonably priced.

5. Studies seem to suggest that bright blue and bright yellow are the most visible and …………………….. the safest colors for vehicles.

6. You had better mend your ways; ………………….., you will land in serious trouble.

7. She didn’t leave her husband …………………….. the fact that he had cheated on her.

8. ………………….. each individual is unique in many ways, members of the same species share many common characteristics.

9. They have recruited more people and ……………………. the service has improved

10. I was not confident of winning. ……………………, I decided to give it a try.

Answers

1. Vegetables are rich sources of vitamins and antioxidants and hence eating vegetables is essential for good health.

2. ‘The last bus has gone.’ ‘Then, we are going to have to walk.’

3. Apart from the starter, I thought the meal was nice.

4. I bought that car. It looked good and, moreover, it was reasonably priced.

5. Studies seem to suggest that bright blue and bright yellow are the most visible and therefore the safest colors for vehicles.

6. You had better mend your ways; otherwise, you will land in serious trouble.

7. She didn’t leave her husband despite the fact that he had cheated on her.

8. Although each individual is unique in many ways, members of the same species share many common characteristics.

9. They have recruited more people and consequently the service has improved

10. I was not confident of winning. Nevertheless, I decided to give it a try.

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