FCE Linking Words - Synonyms 1

Match the words in bold in the sentences with their synonyms on the right. The tiles in the right-hand column are sortable. ANSWERS
  • Collin didn't know whether Jennifer would arrive on Wednesday.
  • He stayed indoors because of the bad weather.
  • My uncle refused to buy a brand new car although he had enough money.
  • I will learn Spanish so as to be able to talk to my girlfriend, Sophia.
  • It seems as if the little kitten had been hurt by somebody.
  • Telephone the fire brigade in case of fire.
  • She decided to go shopping as she didn't have any food at home.
  • He has made a lot of money in the last few years.
  • She won't know his opinion till she gets a letter from him.
  • Vanessa didn't get a job in spite of all her qualifications.
  • in order to
  • in the event of
  • as though
  • until
  • if
  • during
  • because
  • on account of
  • despite
  • even though