English Grammar - Relative Clauses

Relative clauses

Relative clauses See also Pronouns Also see the page on Pronouns A "defining" or identifying clause, which tells us which pers...

Forming relative clauses

How to form relative clauses DEFINING RELATIVE CLAUSES As the name suggests, these clauses give essential information to define or identify the per...

Placing the preposition in a relative clause

WHERE TO PUT THE PREPOSTITION IN A RELATIVE CLAUSE WHERE TO PUT THE PREPOSTITION IN A RELATIVE CLAUSE There are often prepositions in relative clau...

Non-defining relative clauses

NON-DEFINING RELATIVE CLAUSES NON-DEFINING RELATIVE CLAUSES The information in these clauses is not essential. It tells us more about someone or s...

WHEN TO USE THAT IN RELATIVE CLAUSE

WHEN TO USE THAT IN RELATIVE CLAUSE 1. That is used to replace who, whom, which in defining relative clauses: Example: The doctor whom/ that/ I...

reduced relative clause

Reduced relative clauses: A relative clause is a type of subordinate clause introduced by a relative pronoun. What is the name of that boy&nbs...

Reduced Relative Clauses

You may remove the relative pronoun and reduce your sentence in certain conditions. The boy who wants  to talk to you is waiting for you. T...

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