Exercises on English Word Order

Subordinate Clauses

Complete the sentences with the words in brackets. Place time expressions at the end of the sentences.

  1. She is in great form because (every week / goes / she / to the gym) .
  2. I think (likes / Susan / you) .
  3. I can't talk to you because (time / do not have / I / now) .
  4. We are glad that (at home / did not leave / we / our umbrella .
  5. I will miss him when (to Chicago / moves / he) .
  6. They don't know where (have left / the key / they) .
  7. Ring me if (have / you / a problem) .
  8. I'd like to know why (her holiday / does not spend / she / in France .
  9. They told him that (wanted to play / they / tennis) .
  10. He was reading the paper while (she / in the garden / was working) .