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GRAMMAR - Connectives 3

1. Most houses have a dining room __________ a sitting room which are separated.
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2. He ran # a fierce dog was chasing him.
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3. He said, %22__________ tell the truth __________ get out of my sight!%22
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4. Mrs Goh can __________ see __________ hear well.
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5. __________, a large room allows more ways in which furniture can be arranged. It is certainly better to have a large friendly room for daily use.
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6. ACTIVTIY 3 Insert either the following as needed: - either ... or - neither ... nor
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7. __________ he __________ she was ever seen again.
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8. If the house is large, it is of course possible to have two separate large rooms, __________ when it is not, then it becomes a choice between two small rooms __________ one big one.
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9. He is behaving exactly # his brother.
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10. There are many types of clauses; #, adverbial clause, noun clause and adjectival clause.
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11. I have never felt # that before.
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12. The Wangs, who live two doors away from us, called on us today. __________ are moving to another house next to the supermarket situated at Smith Street. __________ is a bigger house than the present one and used to belong to Mr Wang%27s uncle.
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13. ACTIVITY 1 Use connectives denoting either addition (and, as well as, moreover, etc.) or contrast (but, however, not only, but also, etc.) in the blank spaces. The following is a paragraph made of some sentences. NOTE: - Use one blank spacing to separate all answers for the whole sentence / paragraph. - e.g. moreover but - Answers must be in order of appearance.
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14. __________ he __________ his friend has arrived.
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15. I may be visiting Japan # China this year.
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16. If I win the grand trophy, I shall put __________ in a showcase. I will tell my friends about __________ so that __________ can come to have a look at __________.
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17. When Kim and I went to Esther%27s house, __________ met her father. Esther introduced __________ to __________ and explained to __________ why __________ were there.
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18. He ate # he had never eaten before.
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19. __________, this is not a good practice.
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20. You can buy the cupboard __________ with __________ without the additional shelf.
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21. __________ my brother __________ I can lift it; it is too heavy
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22. Nothing in the jungle is dangerous unless you interfere with __________, with the exception of the very rare man-eating tiger or panther. The tiger is a noble beast and avoids human beings, as __________ is afraid of __________. The panther is not so noble and not so afraid of human beings but __________ usually tries to avoid __________ just as the tiger does.
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23. ACTIVITY 2 Choose one of the following connectives to fill in the blank spaces: - like - as - as if - for example - instead of
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24. There are lots of foods which are common and yet highly nutritious; #, soya bean and bean sprouts.
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25. # returning home, he went to the stadium.
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26. ACTIVITY 4 Use reference words you have learnt for the blank spaces; for example: - it - they - them - this - these - such - her - the former - the latter - she etc. NOTE: - Use one blank spacing to separate all answers for the whole sentence / paragraph. - e.g. his her such - Answers must be in order of appearance.
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27. __________ Mary __________ you have done any work today.
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28. Karen, Rahim and Ida are walking along a beach. __________ move forward, side by side, holding hands. __________ are of the same height and probably the same age too --- about twelve. Apart from the three children, the beach is deserted. __________ is a fairly wide strip of sand. Suddenly, Karen sees an object floating on a strip of water near a rock jutting out into the sea. __________ waves to the others. Together __________ go to examine __________ .
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29. A small room may be prison-like __________ a large one is __________ spacious __________ easier to clean.
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