1. They need to put more effort into their homework; ________________, they won’t get a passing grade.
2. They wanted to spend the day at the beach; ______________________, it rained so they stayed home.
3. Stella is a very smart girl; __________________, it’s not at all surprising that she gets such good grades.
4. Natalie is a millionaire; __________________, her sister Leilani is always flat broke.
5. Jackson felt he couldn’t tell the truth about what happened; ___________________, he lied.
6. She loves to eat toffees; _____________, people often give them to her at holidays.
7. The mango tree has developed a large crack over the months; ____________, it will have to be cut down for safety’s purpose.
8. It would be good to spend our vacation on the Island in Bali: ________________, it would be fun to hike the Swiss alps.
9. I wasn’t feeling so fine for the last three years; ____________, I’ve changed my mood.
10. I didn’t know that she could do that prank. _________, Josephine would just lie on her back and roll around.