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  1. Karen is rich; ___, her cousin Kate is poor.
    a. although
    b. conversely
    c. otherwise

  2. You'd better take a taxi. ___, you'll arrive late.
    a. Consequently
    b. On the other hand
    c. Otherwise

  3. I enjoy reading this magazine. ___, it has good articles.
    a. Moreover
    b. Despite
    c. Instead

  4. I wasn't tired. ___, I took a nap.
    a. Otherwise
    b. Hence
    c. Nevertheless

  5. Phil was not thirsty; ___, he drank five glasses of water.
    a. nonetheless
    b. instead
    c. furthermore

  6. They didn't study. ___, they failed the course.
    a. Hence
    b. Nonetheless
    c. Otherwise

  7. The weather was terrible. ___, we decided to delay our trip.
    a. Furthermore
    b. Besides
    c. Therefore

  8. You must buy the tickets; ___, we won't be able to see that play.
    a. otherwise
    b. on the other hand
    c. in spite of

  9. The city isn't very interesting. I like the houses, ___.
    a. moreover
    b. thus
    c. though

  10. We work in the same department. ___, we hardly see each other.
    a. However
    b. Although
    c. Despite

  11. ___ she earned enough money, her husband decided to get a job.
    a. In spite of
    b. Although
    c. Even

  12. That house isn't big enough for us, and ___, it's too expensive.
    a. furthermore
    b. hence
    c. although

  13. We have plenty of money and workers; ___, we hope to finish the house remodeling soon.
    a. nevertheless
    b. unless
    c. thus

  14. She's very famous in the industry; ___, she's not snobbish.
    a. hence
    b. however
    c. otherwise

  15. It was a windy and rainy morning. ___, I decided to go out.
    a. nevertheless
    b. otherwise
    c. hence

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