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  1.        She wasn't very rich.  She gave money to the beggar. (although)

               => Although she wasn't very rich, she gave money to the beggar.

  2.        He left early.  He wanted to arrive on time. (so that)

              =>  He left early so that he would arrive on time.

  3.        You can go out tonight.  You must tell us where you are going. (provided)

              => You can go out tonight provided you tell us where you are going.

  4.        I don't early a big salary.  But if I did, I wouldn't buy a car. (even if)

              =>Even if I earned a big salary I wouldn't buy a car.

  5.        Take a sandwich.  There might be no restaurant. (in case)

              => Take a sandwich in case there's no restaurant.

  6.        There was a lot of noise.  He managed to sleep. (despite)

              =>  Despite the noise, he managed to sleep.

  7.        Sue likes Opera.  Joe prefers jazz. (whereas)

              => Sue likes Opera whereas Joe prefers Jazz.

  8.        The weather was bad.  They enjoyed the trip.  (even though)

              => Even though the weather was bad  they enjoyed the trip.


  9.        He had the 'flu.  He went to work. (in spite of)

              => In spite of having the 'flu he went to work.

  10.      You have to put the alarm on.  If not, it won't work. (unless)

              => Unless you put the alarm on it won't work.



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