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  • Clauses

    CLAUSES Seminar paper Contents: 1. Introduction 3 2. Independent clauses 3 2.1 Declarative clauses 4 2.2 Interrogative clauses 4 2.3 Exclamative clauses…………………………………………………………………………….. 6 2.4 Imperative clauses 6 2.5 Non-clausal material 7 3. Finite dependent clauses 7 3.1 Complement clauses 7 3.2 Adverbial clauses 8 3.3 Relative clauses 8 3.4 Comparative clauses 9 3.5 Peripheral clauses 9 4. Non-finite

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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 officer. He lives next door. The man who lives next door is a police officer. Whom is the objective form of who and refers only to persons. He is one police officer. I respect him very much

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  • Clauses

    CLAUSEclause is a group of words that contains a subject and a verb. Some clauses are dependent: they can’t stand alone and need an independent clause‚ or sentence‚ to support them. These dependent clauses can be used in three ways: as adjectives‚ as adverbs and as nouns. This article focuses on noun clauses. NOUN CLAUSE A noun clause is a dependent clause that acts as a noun. Noun clauses most often begin with the subordinating conjunction that. Other words that may begin a noun clause are if

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  • Adverb Clause

    ADVERB CLAUSE 1. What do you know about adverbial clause? Adverb clause is a dependent clauses that consists of subject and verd as a unit which takes the place of an adverb in another clauses or pharses. It answers questions such as “when?”‚ “where?”‚ “why?”‚ “with whwt result?”‚ and “under what condition?”. It oftenly modifies verb in the sentences. 2. Mention the kinds of adverb clause! There are some kinds of adverb clause‚ they are: kind of clause common conjunctions Function Example time

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  • Adverbial Clauses

    Mona Karimi Professor Estaji Adverbial Clauses An adverb clause modifies a verb. It contains a subject and a verb. As a dependent clause‚ it cannot stand alone and must connect to an independent or main clause to form a complete sentence. An adverb clause may come before or after the independent clause. When an adverb clause precedes an independent clause‚ a comma is used to separate the clauses. When the adverb comes after the independent clause‚ no comma is used. Adverbs indicate such things

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  • Independent Clause

    sentence structure that contains one independent clause and no dependent clauses. Examples 1. The singer bowed. This simple sentence has one independent clause which contains one subject‚ singer‚ and one predicate‚ bowed. 2. The baby cried. This simple sentence has one independent clause which contains one subject‚ baby‚ and one predicate‚ cried. 3. The girl ran into her bedroom. This simple sentence has one independent clause which contains one subject‚ girl‚ and one predicate

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  • adverbial clauses

    1. Combine the following sentences using adverb clauses at the end of the sentence. 1. We watched the robins. They raised their young in our apple tree. 2. Becky read the book. It was recommended by a friend. 3. Dad donates his suits to charity. He has worn them a year. 4. The policemen delayed the drivers. The wrecks were cleared. 5. Ann ate an apple. She studied her vocabulary.   2. Combine the following sentences using adverb clauses at the beginning of the sentence. 1. Frank started medical

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  • Relative Clauses

    Pronouns 1 13) I keep the book next to my bed‚ when / where I read it every night. 14) I loved the book who / that you gave me. 13) 14) Combine each pair of sentences into one sentence with an independent clause and a dependent adjective clause. Make the second sentence the dependent clause. 15) The man has agreed to take better control of his animals. His dogs have been barking all night. ____________________________________________________________ __________ ____________________________________________________________

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  • Adjective Clause

    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‚ whose‚that‚ or which] or a relative adverb [when‚ where‚ or why]. * Finally‚ it will function as an adjective‚ answering the questionsWhat kind? How many? or Which one? The adjective clause will follow

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  • Adverb Clauses

    Adverb Clauses An adverb may be a single word such as quickly‚ here or yesterday (see the page Adverbs)‚ or a phrase such as the day before yesterday or to see my mother (see the page Adverb Phrases). However‚ adverbs can also be clauses‚ containing a subject and a full verb. This page will explain the basic types of adverb clauses (sometimes called "adverbial clauses") and how to recognize them. Adverbs‚ adverb phrases‚ and adverb clauses Look at these sentences: I saw the movie yesterday.

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