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or Even Though?"
to give a reason:
was tired. She rested.
she was tired, she rested.
rested because she was tired.
though to show an unexpected result:
She was tired. She did not rest.
though she was tired, she didn't rest.
didn't rest even though she was tired.
Write BECAUSE or EVEN THOUGH in the blanks
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________ it was sunny
at the beach, everyone put on their sunglasses.
________ it was dark
outside, Brad Pitt put on some sunglasses. He's a star, you know!
________ Abby enjoys
horses, she's learning how to ride. She wants her own horse someday.
________ Keanu Reeves
is afraid of horses, he's learning how to ride for his next film.
________ Fred Astaire
loved to dance, he made dancing movies. He was a great dancer.
________ Sandra Bullock
couldn't dance well, she went out dancing with her friends.
________ Leonardo Da
Vinci is commonly thought of as a painter, he was also an inventor.
enjoyed creating, he made a lot of paintings, sculptures and drawings.
________ Nicole and Tom
were married for 10 years, they weren't together very often.
Johnny Depp needs a haircut
________ his hair is too long.
Jennifer Aniston got a haircut
________ she didn't really need one.
Julia Roberts gave a speech
________ she won an award at the Oscars.
She gave a silly, giggly speech
________ she is usually an intelligent actor.
She was giggly ________
she was excited and nervous.
Demi shaved her head bald for
a movie ________ she didn't really want to.
She shaved ________ she
knew that it would make a powerful scene in the film.
The director of "Gladiator"
wasn't happy ________ the film won 5 Oscar Awards.
Ridley Scott was upset ________
he didn't win an Oscar too!
In summary, when we are giving
a reason, we use ________ .
When we are talking about unexpected
results, we use ________ .
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