Considering that he is young ［him young,
his youth］, we should give him a handicap.
Seeing that [Considering that] she's
just begun to practice the piano, it's amazing she plays
Granting that she consulted her brother,
this report is well written.
Judging from his educational background,
he may have some knowledge of French.
Talking of the Olympics, I wonder who will
win the championship in the men's 100-meter dash.
Generally ［Strictly, Frankly, Roughly,
Honestly］ speaking, this job isn't suitable for a
man of his character ［what he said yesterday lacks common
sense, it makes no difference whether you do it now or later］.
We stayed [sat] up late at night
［all night］ talking about the next plan over coffee.
He spent the winter vacation (in) traveling
from place to place in the US ［ all his life (in) devoting
himself to developing medicine, half a day (in) tidying
up his room］.
I'm busy (in) preparing for the entrance
exams I'm supposed to take this coming February.
He didn't do the job, saying that he had
He gave me a call, asking if [whether]
I was fine.
He gave me a call, asking what time he should go there
［how he should solve the problem］.