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Identify the part of speech in the [ ].

1- In some cultures, parents keep

providing for their children ​[until] they become adults and create their own families; subsequently, they expect their children to take care of them ​[when] they get old and weak.

A. preposition/preposition

B.conjunction/conjunction

C.conjunctive adverb/ conjunction

D. adverb/ preposition


2-[Until] recent years, it was very odd for a thirty-year old "child" to be still living with his/her parents ​[although] in recent years this has become far more common.

A. conjunction/ conjunction

B. conjunction/ preposition

C.conjunctive adverb/ conjunctive adverb

D. preposition/ conjunction


3- In many families the kids stay with the parents until the former are in their thirties ​[because] they cannot really afford to live on their own; ​[instead], parents often see this as an expression of devotion on their kids' part.

A. coordinating conjunction/ conjunctive adverb

B. conjunctive adverb/ conjunction

C.subordinating conjunction/ conjunctive adverb

D. preposition/ subordinating conjunction


4-Common folk show the importance of family through phrases ​[like] the proverb "blood is thicker than water"; ​[likewise], people also say "family will always be there for you in times of need."

A. preposition/ conjunction

B. preposition/ conjunctive adverb

C. conjunctive adverb/ preposition

D.conjunction/ conjunction


5-Many people consider family ​[as] the most important community in an individual's life; ​[however], others consider the role of the family to be overestimated.

A. preposition/ conjunctive adverb

B. conjunction/ conjunctive adverb

C. conjunction/ conjunction

D. conjunctive adverb/ preposition

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