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  1. CLAUSES OF CONCESSION OR CONTRAST

  2. ANALIZE THESE SENTENCES. WHICH KIND OF SENTENCE IS EACH ONE OF THEM? He had a good voice but he never sang in public. Although it was hot, he wore boots.

  3. Match the following sentences. Use but, even though/although, in spite of/despite, in spite/despite the fact that • He couldn’t find a job • He is shy • They performed remarkably • He couldn’t find a job • They didn’t win the first prize • He is really charming • His talent • He had talent

  4. Match the following sentences. Use however/nevertheless, while/whereas, yet/still, on the other hand • He left early. • She is blonde • It was June • My new house is in a safer area. • It is much smaller than my old one • He missed the bus • Her brother has dark hair • It was quite cold

  5. Clauses of Result and clauses of Purpose

  6. Recognize how the following connectors are being used.as a result/therefore/consequently/as a consequence, so, so/such… that • The hole in the ozone layer is becoming bigger. As a result the Earth’s temperature is rising at an alarming rate. • I was feeling lonely, so I went to visit my friend. • Jack is such a good singer that every body loves him • The thief ran so fast that nobody was able to catch him.

  7. Now just pay attention to such… that • Jack is such a good singer that everybody loves him. • They were such nice people that I will never forget their kindness. • It was such heavy luggage that we had to pay excess baggage charge at the airport. • There was such a lot of books that he has to buy a new bookcase. • There was such a lot of work to do that I couldn’t finish on time.

  8. Now just pay attention to so… that • She felt so embarrassed that she blushed. • The thief ran so fast that nobody was able to catch him. • There was so much smog that I couldn’t see the view. • I’ve got so little money that I can’t pay the rent. • There were so many mistakes in the book that it had to be reprinted. • He had so few plastic cups that he had to go and buy more.

  9. Some exercises for you to practice

  10. Now check your student book answers and correct them, please! • By the way, you are also solving Ex. 8 pp. 123 • Homework Wiki extra exercise.