Adjective, Adverb, and Noun Clauses

Created by Emilygunter01 

Upgrade to
remove ads

Answer:

Question:

Clauses

Contains a Subject and a Verb

Independent Clause

can stand alone and be a sentence

Dependent Clause

cannot stand alone

Adverb Clause

Begin and answer the question
When~while, when, whenever, as, before, after, since, until
Where~ where, wherever
Why~Because, since, as, so that
How~as if, as though
On what condition~ if, unless, though, although

Adjective Clause

Begin with
Relative Pronouns: who, whose, whom, which, that
Relative adverbs: where, when, why

Noun Clause

Begin with:
relative pronouns who, whose, whom, which, what, ever form
relative adverbs: why, where, when and how
relative adjectives: whose, which, whichever, what
Subordinating Conjuctions: that, the fact that, if and whether

Phrase

no subject OR verb and acts as one part of speech

Infinitive phrase

to + verb (active) (used as a noun, adjective and adverb)

Gerund

present participle, ing of verb thats used as a noun: DO, OP. SN, IO.

Present Participle phrase

pres. par. using ing. used as an adjective

Past Participle phrase

ed or irregular verb form. used as and adjective.

Please allow access to your computer’s microphone to use Voice Recording.

Having trouble? Click here for help.

We can’t access your microphone!

Click the icon above to update your browser permissions above and try again

Example:

Reload the page to try again!

Reload

Press Cmd-0 to reset your zoom

Press Ctrl-0 to reset your zoom

It looks like your browser might be zoomed in or out. Your browser needs to be zoomed to a normal size to record audio.

Please upgrade Flash or install Chrome
to use Voice Recording.

For more help, see our troubleshooting page.

Your microphone is muted

For help fixing this issue, see this FAQ.

Star this term

You can study starred terms together

NEW! Voice Recording

Create Set