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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 them...
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  • Adverbial Clauses and Phrases - Examples
    Adverbial Clauses and Phrases For example: * They will visit you before they go to the airport. Adverbial clauses can also be placed before the main clause without changing the meaning. For example: * Before they go to the airport, they will visit you. !Note - When an adverb clause introduces...
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  • Clauses Handout
    Clauses Reese I. Definitions Independent Clause An independent clause is a group of words that contains a subject and verb and expresses a complete thought. An independent clause is a sentence. Example: Jim studied in the Sweet Shop for his chemistry quiz. Dependent Clause A dependent...
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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 connected...
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  • Adjectives
    THE ADJECTIVES YEAR: 2012 ADJECTIVES INTRODUCTION: When you want to give more information about something than you can give by using a noun alone, you can use an adjective to identify it or describe it in more detail. The most important things to notice about an English adjective are: ...
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  • Phrases and Clauses
    Phrases and Clauses 5 December 2012 Phrases and Clauses I) Prepositional and Appositive Phrases Phrase- a few words that do not have a subject or a verb and are one part of speech in a sentence A) Prepositional Phrases Prepositional phrase- preposition with a noun or pronoun following...
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      Definition A Noun Clause is a subordinate clause that does the work of a noun in a sentence. Example I know that she left for dance class in the morning. A Noun Clause usually begin with work like that, what, if, whether, how, where, who, whom whose...
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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, whom...
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  • Independent Clauses
    Independent and Dependent Clauses  Independent or main clause has a subject and a verb and it expresses a complete thought. ~Mount Everest is in the Himalayas  A compound sentence is made up of two or more independent clauses joined by a conjunction ~The Himalayas is a region of high...
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  • Phrase and Clause
    with an infinitive (to go) or a gerund (going). Example: The young man threw the old dog a bone. Adjective Phrase An adjective phrase is a phrase with an adjective as its head. An adjective phrase modifies a noun. Occasionally following a noun Example: The girl with long hair is my sister...
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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 police...
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  • Clauses
    Noun clauses A noun clause is a subordinate clause that functions as a noun. Because it functions as a noun, this clause can be a subject, direct object, indirect object, object of a preposition, predicate nominative, or appositive. I told him that he had been selected. (The noun clause “that he...
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  • Phrases and Clauses
    * Phrases and Clauses * Phrases and clauses- along with parts of speech and parts of sentences- are the basic components of sentences. * We fit these things together in infinite ways to create an infinite variety of sentences * Kinds of Phrases * Noun phrase- a noun and...
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  • Complex Sentences
    independent clause and one dependent clause. A complex sentence always has a subordinator such as because, since, after, although, or when or a relative pronoun such as that, who, or which. Punctuation patterns         A.  Dependent clause, independent clause         B.  Independent clause dependent...
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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 adjective...
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  • Clauses with BE
    Using Adjective Clauses Types of Adjective Clauses More on Subject Pattern Clauses Subject pattern adjective (relative) clauses have some special characteristics: 1. Reductions: Clauses with BE When a subject-pattern adjective clause contains BE, the relative pronoun and BE can often* be omitted: ...
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  • Phrases and Clauses
    OBJ OF PREP beside the driftwood and seaweed COMMON TYPES OF PHRASES Prepositional phrases modify adjectives or adverbs and are called either adjective phrases or adverb phrases. Adjective phrase is a prepositional phrase that modifies a noun or pronoun by telling what kind or which one. Examples:...
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  • Maybank
    can we speak, or Read? According to an Assignment of cultural teacher that gives topic to us to write about clause. We try our best to research some documents that relate to how to write clause and show in this assignment book. Although we try to research, but we strongly believe that it still has some...
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  • Parts of Speech
    many as three classes of adjectives where English has one; Chinese, Korean and Japanese have nominal classifiers whereas European languages do not; many languages do not have a distinction between adjectives and adverbs, adjectives and verbs (see stative verbs) or adjectives and nouns[citation needed]...
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  • Teaching Grammar
    grammar in both written and spoken formats. The student a. Uses and identifies the eight parts of speech (e.g., noun, pronoun, verb, adverb, adjective, conjunction, preposition, interjection). b. Expands or reduces sentences (e.g., adding or deleting modifiers, combining or revising sentences)...
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