Clauses of Result (conjunctions)

Join the following sentences using so…. that or such….that as the case may be.

1 – What a horrible journey! I shall not forget it.

The journey was __________________________________________________________________________

It was such ________________________________________________________________________________

2 – What a complicated text! I couldn’t understand it at all.

The text was ______________________________________________________________________________

It was such ________________________________________________________________________________

3 –  He asked stupid questions; I refused to answer.

He asked __________________________________________________________________________________

The questions _____________________________________________________________________________

4 – He is a good player; he wins all the games.

He is ______________________________________________________________________________________

He plays ___________________________________________________________________________________

5 – I switched the TV off; it was a very boring programme.

It was _____________________________________________________________________________________

The programme ___________________________________________________________________________

6 – The film kept the children quiet; it was very interesting.

The film was ______________________________________________________________________________

It was _____________________________________________________________________________________

7 – Everyone was happy when they came; they’re very nice people.

They’re ____________________________________________________________________________________

These people ______________________________________________________________________________

8 – The film ran for years; it was very successful.

It was _____________________________________________________________________________________

The film ___________________________________________________________________________________

9 – I didn’t enjoy the show; it was very noisy.

The show __________________________________________________________________________________

It was _____________________________________________________________________________________

10 – I couldn’t put the book down; it was a good book.

The book was _____________________________________________________________________________

It was _____________________________________________________________________________________

11 – The weather was warm; I didn’t need a coat.

It was _____________________________________________________________________________________

The weather ______________________________________________________________________________

12 – It was a pleasant party; I shall never forget it.

The party was _____________________________________________________________________________

It was _____________________________________________________________________________________

13 – She is a lazy girl; she stays in bed all day long.

She is ______________________________________________________________________________________

This girl is _________________________________________________________________________________

14 – Mary is thoughtless; nobody trusts her.

Mary is ____________________________________________________________________________________

Mary is ____________________________________ girl ___________________________________________

15 – The road is narrow; it is difficult for two cars to pass each other.

The road is ________________________________________________________________________________

It is ________________________________________________________________________________________

16 – It was the most depressing house I have ever seen.

I have never seen  _________________________________________________________________________

17 – I went to bed early because I was tired.

I was ______________________________________________________________________________________

18 – Tom talks a lot of nonsense; no one listens to him any more.

Tom talks _________________________________________________________________________________

19 – They live a long way away; it takes them two hours to get there.

They live __________________________________________________________________________________

20 – He left the room without saying a word because he was angry.

He was ____________________________________________________________________________________

Resolution:

1) 

The journey was so horrible that I shall not forget it.

It was such a horrible journey that I shall not forget it.

2) 

The text was so complicated that I couldn’t understand it at all.

It was such a complicated text that I couldn’t understand it at all.

3)

He asked such stupid questions that I refused to answer.

The questions were so stupid that I refused to answer them.

4)

He is such a good player that he wins all the games.

He plays so well that he wins all the games.

5)

It was such a boring programme that I switched the TV off.

The programme was so boring that I switched the TV off.

6)

The film was so interesting that it kept the children quiet.

It was such an interesting film that kept the children quiet.

7)

They’re such nice people that everyone was happy when they came.

These people are so nice that everyone was happy when they came.

8)

It was such a successful film that it ran for years.

The film was so successful that it ran for years.

9)

The show was so noisy that I didn’t enjoy it.

It was such a noisy show that I didn’t enjoy it.

10)

The book was so good that I couldn’t put it down.

It was such a good book that I couldn’t put it down.

11)

It was such a warm weather that I didn’t need a coat.

The weather was so warm that I didn’t need a coat.

12)

The party was so pleasant that I shall never forget it.

It was such a pleasant party that I shall never forget it.

13)

She is such a lazy girl that she stays in bed all day long.

This girl is so lazy that she stays in bed all day long.

14)

Mary is so thoughtless that nobody trusts her.

Mary is such a thoughtless girl that nobody trusts her.

15)

The road is so narrow that it is difficult for two cars to pass each other.

It is such a narrow road that it is difficult for two cars to pass each other.

16) I have never seen such a depressing house.

17) I was so tired that I went to bed early.

18) Tom talks such a lot of nonsense that no one listens to him any more.

19) They live such a long way away that it takes them two hours to get there.

20) He was so angry that he left the room without saying a word.

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