Grammar Quiz

Connectors Quiz


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… being shy, Jim have a speech at the concert.

A. However

B. Yet

C. Despite


… he hated shopping, he went to the supermarket.

A. However

B. Even though

C. While


…the risks thousands of people climb the Everest every year.

A. In spite of

B. Even though

C. Nevertheless


Jane works very hard, … Kate is lazy.

A. whereas

B. even though

C. despite


… the weather wasn’t really good, the holidays was great!

A. In spite of the fact that

B. Even although

C. However


… the rain, the football match went ahead.

A. In spite of

B. However

C. While


… the wonderful main meal we also had a delicious pudding.

A. Besides

B. Futhermore

C. However


… the noise, he managed to sleep.

A. In spite

B. Despite

C. Whereas


The book is really interesting, … too specific if you are not an expert.

A. yet

B. in spite

C. despite


I enjoyed the course, … I would have liked more grammar practice.

A. although

B. also

C. apart from


She didn’t get the job … her brilliant qualifications.

A. despite

B. however

C. yet


“That book you’ve been reading must be very interesting”  “….., it’s dead boring but I have to read it for school”

A. But

B. While

C. On the contrary,


Her salary is higher than mine … we do the same work.

A. although

B. however

C. despite


The government wants to pass the law. … , the party in the opposition won’t lend them their support to do it.

A. But

B. Although

C. Nevertheless


I’m not going to speak to her … she begs me pardon.

A. but

B. although

C. however


Sue likes opera … Joe prefers jazz.

A. whereas

B. in fact

C. therefore


Some people believe in ghosts and supernatural phenomena …. others are skeptical about all that.

A. however

B. in spite of

C. whereas


The ad was excellent. … , the product didn’t sell very well.

A. On the contrary

B. Despite

C. However


The plane landed … the thick fog that covered the runway.

A. however

B. in spite of

C. although


This car is fast, …. it is also very noisy.

A. despite

B. but

C. in spite




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