Exercises with Because / Because of

Hi Sweetie!

To review because/because of check here, otherwise, proceed with the exercises.

  1. I was late ………………… I missed the train.
    a) because
    b) because of
  2. She was angry with him …………………… he had cheated on her.
    a) because
    b) because of
  3. A lot of people lost their jobs …………………… the financial recession.
    a) because
    b) because of
  4. He retired at forty mainly …………………… ill health.
    a) because
    b) because of
  5. I couldn’t phone him ……………….. I hadn’t got his number.
    a) because
    b) because of
  6. Everyone loves him ………………….. his amiable nature.
    a) because
    b) because of
  7. They cancelled the trip ………………….. bad weather.
    a) because
    b) because of
  8. ……………….. she was angry with him, she didn’t speak to him.
    a) Because
    b) Because of
  9. They sacked him ……………………. his rude behavior.
    a) because
    b) because of
  10. He won the first prize ………………….. he worked hard.
    a) because
    b) because of
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