Complete the following paragraph by inserting the appropriate conjunctions. (9 marks)
The alarm rang early that morning. (2.1) __________ she was still tired, the young
athlete got out of bed. (2.2) __________ the sun rose, she was already on the road
running. She knew that (2.3) __________ she trained diligently, she would not do
well in the marathon. (2.4) __________ reach her goal, she ran 25 kilometres every
day. She knew that (2.5) __________ she continued training she would be ready for
the big race. (2.6) __________ she thought of giving up, she remembered the
exhilarating feeling of crossing the finishing line. (2.7) __________ it was gruelling
to run every day, it was worth the effort (2.8) __________ she was willing to do it
(2.9) __________ she won the prize.
Shober, D. 2016. Writing English with Style (2nd Ed.). Pretoria: van Schaik Publishers

Dear student,
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2.3 unless
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2.5 if
2.6 whenever
2.7 although
2.8 and
2.9 Atlast

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