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    TEACHING ADJECTIVE CLAUSES Summary of Research & Pedagogical Techniques This paper contains researches about teaching adjective clauses. In here, I will discuss the various methods in teaching adjective clauses for the ESL/EFL students. After examining the different methods and comparing...
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    Adjective (Relative) ClausesClause – a group of related words containing a subject and verb. • Independent Clause – a complete sentence; It contains the main subject and verb of a sentence. It can stand alone. • Dependent Clause – not a complete sentence; It must be...
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  • Clauses Handout
    . . . (What happened when he studied? The thought is incomplete.) II. Specific Types of Dependent Clauses Adjective Clause 1. An adjective clause is a subordinate clause that modifies a noun or pronoun in the main clause. Asking Which one? What kind? 2. An adjective clause usually...
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    mosquito.  if  so that  though  before  Definitive Adjective clauses are adjectives.  However, they look like sentences because they have verbs and nouns.  Example I love my new watch. George gave me a leather wallet. Elvis Presley was a famous singer. She just bought a...
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  • Adverbial Clauses and Phrases - Examples
    meaning of the sentence remains intact. For example: * My dog chased the postman. Adjective clauses answer questions like "which?" or "what kind of?" Summary An adjective clause functions as an adjective (modifies a noun or pronoun); an adverb clause functions as an adverb (describes a verb...
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  • Clauses
    to.) The news that he is alive has been confirmed. (The noun clause that he is alive is in apposition to the noun news.) [pic][pic][pic][pic][pic][pic] Adjective clauses function as adjectives. They describe nouns and pronouns. Most adjective clauses start with the pronouns who, whom, whose...
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  • Adjective Clauses/ Relative Clauses
    ADJECTIVE CLAUSES/ Relative Clauses An adjective clause is a subordinate (dependent)` clause used as an adjective. Like single-word adjectives, adjective clauses describe and modify nouns. The following relative pronouns introduce adjective clauses. Who refers only to persons. The man is a...
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  • Adjectives
    , or by a phrase or clause functioning as an adverb. In the sentence, My husband knits intricately patterned mittens. For example, the adverb "intricately" modifies the adjective "patterned."  DISTRIBUTION: Most but not all languages have adjectives. Those that do not typically use words of...
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  • Adjective Clause
    An adjective clause (also known as adjectival or relative clause) is a subordinate clause used to modify a noun or a pronoun in the main clause. An adjective clause will meet three requirements: * First, it will contain a subject and verb. * Next, it will begin with a relative pronoun [who...
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  • Phrases and Clauses
    of a preposition, appositive ~infinitives can also function as adjectives and adverbs 7) Infinitive Phrases Infinitive phrase- an infinitive with modifiers, a complement, or a subject ~acts as a single part of speech II) Adjective, Adverb, and Noun Clauses Clause- a group of...
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    ) ************************************************************** Whether he has singed the contract d s ’ a Noun Clause (S) 3. Clauses ( / ) (Subject) (Verb) Clauses Clause (၃) / When he did it is a mystery. 2) Adjective Clause N Clause (S) 3) Adverb...
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  • Complex Sentences
    middle no comma is required. Adjective Clauses\Relative Pronoun Sentences containing adjective clauses (or dependent clauses (dependent word + subject and verb)) are also complex because they contain an independent clause and a dependent clause.  An adjective clause is a dependent clause that...
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  • Phrases and Clauses
    past participle of a verb. It can be used as an adjective * A clause is group of words that contain a subject and a verb * A dependent clause must be connected to an independent clause * There are three kinds of dependent clauses * Noun clause * The noun...
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  • Phrases and Clauses
    left for school Because I love grammar TWO KINDS OF CLAUSES 2. SUBORDINATE CLAUSES KINDS OF SUBORDINATE CLAUSES ADJECTIVE CLAUSES (a.k.a. relative clause) An adjective clause is a subordinate clause that modifies a noun or pronoun by telling what kind or which one. Example: The rug, which I...
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    . a. adjective clause b. adverb clause c. noun clause d. none of the above 5. A Lesson Before Dying, a novel by Gaines, is a thought-provoking selection. a. subject b. appositive c. participle d. predicate nominative 6. Ben Laborde appears to be sleepy every morning. a. action verb b...
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  • Phrase and Clause
    a clause that can’t stand alone as a sentence. Dependent clause must be accompanied with an independent clause. There are three types of dependent clauses: Adjective Clause Adjective, or relative, clauses modify noun and, in order to make the relationship clear, follow the noun they...
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  • Parts of Speech
    and dank. Many stores have already begun to play irritating Christmas music. A battered music box sat on the mahogany sideboard. The back room was filled with large, yellow rain boots. An adjective can be modified by an adverb, or by a phrase or clause functioning as an adverb. In the sentence...
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  • Independent Clauses
    high peaks, and it is a region of valleys  Subordinate or dependent clause has a subject and a verb but does not express a complete thought ~ Where they climbed ~Although it is cold Adjective Clauses  Is a subordinate clause that functions as an adjective. It modifies a noun or a...
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  • Adjective Phrases
    Adjective Phrases Subordinate clauses, like phrases, can be used in sentences as if they were single units. One word: The barking dog followed us home. Phrase: The dog, barking loudly, chased us. Clause: The dog, which was barking loudly, followed us.   An...
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  • NOTES
    because they are the ones who will be writing about you. (Cyril Connolly, 1903-1974) Personally I'm always ready to learn, although I do not always like being taught. (Sir Winston Churchill, 1874-1965) Types of Subordinate Clause Subordinate clauses can act as adjectives, adverbs, or nouns...
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