In each item below, the sentence contains a highlighted connective introducing a condition, followed by a different connective in parentheses. In the blank box under each item, rewrite the sentence, possibly as two new sentences, using the connective in parentheses. Change the meaning as little as possible and be especially careful with your use of negatives.
If the team doesn't draft some better offensive players, we're looking at another unsuccessful season. (unless)>
Unless the team drafts some better offensive players, we're looking at another unsuccessful season.
After you rewrite each sentence, click on ANSWER to compare your sentence with the expected response shown in the answer box at the bottom of the page. (You can click your browser's RELOAD button to clear your typed answers.)1. Assuming that you don't want to fail this course, you need to begin to work a little harder. (Otherwise) ANSWER
2. If there's any thunder, her dogs try to hide under the table. (Whenever) ANSWER
3. His dad wouldn't let him borrow the car unless he cleaned his room. (Providing that) ANSWER
4. Where there's smoke, there's fire. (If) ANSWER
5. If you don't turn off the TV, I'm leaving. (Or else) ANSWER
6. You may borrow my car unless you don't have a license. (Assuming that) ANSWER