1、The little was man _____ one meter fifty high.
A) almost more than
B) hardly more than
C) nearly more than
D) as much as
2、We'll try to finish the work in time _____ we are short of manpower.
A) in spite of B) until C) before D) though
3、_____ he was in poor health, he kept on working.
A) Because B) As C) Although D) However