Conjunctions - Practice (Fill In The Blanks)


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QUESTION: 1

Fill in the blanks with the given conjunctions below. (Capitalize where needed) 
 

 

Stephen Crane's schooling was not continuous; ---- he read all of the 19th-century English writers and the Greek and Latin classics.


Solution:

“Nonetheless” connects the statements in the best possible way without changing the intended meaning.

QUESTION: 2

 

Medical scientists have not yet discovered what causes muscular dystrophy, an inherited disorder that strikes nerve tissue and cripples its victim. ---- do they know what causes sudden death syndrome.


Solution:

“Nor” connects the statements in the best possible way without changing the intended meaning.
Medical scientists have not yet discovered what causes muscular dystrophy, an inherited disorder that strikes nerve tissue and cripples its victim nor do they know what causes sudden death syndrome.

QUESTION: 3

 

_______ more and more is learned about the biochemical changes that go on in the body as it grows older, scientists may someday be able to modify those changes to ensure better health for the aged.


Solution:

Now that, As more and more is learned about the biochemical changes that go on in the body as it grows older, scientists may someday be able to modify those changes to ensure better health for the aged.
 

QUESTION: 4

 

---- the emphasis on the technical study of language and literature, Roman education was remote from the real world and the interests of the schoolboys.


Solution:

Because is a conjunction, because of is a preposition. As a conjunction, because is followed by a clause. Because of is followed by a noun/ pronoun.

QUESTION: 5

 

 ---- the Greeks, who considered physical health a part of education, the church considered the human body something to be ignored.


Solution: