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The key answer of exercise 116.2

The key to exercise solutions in chapter Unit 116 - as for the textbook English Grammar in Use with authors Raymond Murphy from Cambridge University Press


In this exercise as means ‘because’. Join sentences from the boxes beginning with as.


  1. As I was hungry, I decided to find somewhere to eat.
  2. As today is a public holiday, all government offices are shut.
  3. As I didn’t want to disturb anybody, I tried to be very quiet.
  4. As I can’t go to the concert, you can have my ticket.
  5. As it was a nice day, we went for a walk by the canal.