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Fill in the blanks with pronouns Exercise 2 with solution

Exercise 2. In the following paragraph, fill in the blanks with pronouns that refer to the italicized nouns.

Edith Cavell was a British nurse [1] __________ served in Belgium during World War I. In 1907, Dr. Antoine Depage had asked Miss Cavell to come to Brussels. [2] __________ wanted [3] __________ hospital modernized according to the principles of Florence Nightingale. After the outbreak of the war in 1914, [4] __________ became a Red Cross hospital. The Germans marched into Belgium, although [5] __________ was a neutral country. The hospital was filled with many casualties of the war. Edith Cavell joined an underground group [6] __________ gave aid to Belgians of military age and to escaped Allied prisoners. The Germans discovered the group, and in 1915 [7] __________ arrested Edith Cavell and thirty-four other members. Edith Cavell, because of [8] __________ religious convictions, refused to lie, even in order to protect [9] __________. [10] __________ lost her life to a firing squad on October 12, 1915.

 

Answers:

1. who        6. that

2. He           7. they

3. his           8. her

4. it             9. herself

5. it             10. She

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