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English Grammar: Relative Clauses
My sister, who teaches Spanish and Ita…
The internet, which has become such a…
I love sentences which extol the virtu…
Students whom I admire want to become…
My sister, [who teaches Spanish and Italian in New York], say…
The internet, [which has become such a global phenomenon], ha…
I love sentences [which extol the virtues of English teachers…
Students [whom I admire] want to become teachers. (Relative C…
My sister, who teaches Spanish and Ita…
My sister, [who teaches Spanish and Italian in New York], say…
The internet, which has become such a…
The internet, [which has become such a global phenomenon], ha…
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English Grammar: Noun Clauses
What John did shocked his friends.
Sally's friends didn't know that he co…
June's mistake was that he refused to…
Mary is not responsible for what April…
[What John did] shocked his friends. (Noun Clause)
Sally's friends didn't know [that he couldn't swim]. (Noun Cl…
June's mistake was [that he refused to take lessons]. (Noun C…
Mary is not responsible for [what April did]. (Noun Clause)
What John did shocked his friends.
[What John did] shocked his friends. (Noun Clause)
Sally's friends didn't know that he co…
Sally's friends didn't know [that he couldn't swim]. (Noun Cl…
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English Grammar, Relative Clauses
Last week I saw that film _ won all th…
Last week I saw the film _ you made at…
Is this the book _ you were looking for?
Would all those _ have booked dinner p…
which
which
that
who
Last week I saw that film _ won all th…
which
Last week I saw the film _ you made at…
which
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English Grammar Test- Clauses
Clause
Dependent Clause
Subordinate Clause
Adjective Clause
A group of words with its own subject and verb
Has a ... - subject... - verb... and it cannot stand by itself as a co…
Has a ... - subject... - verb... and it can stand by itself as a compl…
A subordinate clause that modifies a noun or pronoun... What kin…
Clause
A group of words with its own subject and verb
Dependent Clause
Has a ... - subject... - verb... and it cannot stand by itself as a co…
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English Final - Grammar: Clauses
Clause
Main Clause
Subordinate
What does a subordinate clause begin w…
Group of words containing both subject and verb that is used…
Has a subject and predicate and can stand alone in a sentence
Has subject and predicate but cannot stand alone
Subordinating Conjunction or Relative Pronoun
Clause
Group of words containing both subject and verb that is used…
Main Clause
Has a subject and predicate and can stand alone in a sentence
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English Grammar Terms Clauses
Clause
Independent
Subordinate
Adverb
Group of words that has a sub/verb
it can stand alone - S + V - Complete thought = sentence
S + V - but cannot stand by itself - begin with magic words -…
can be removed - modifies verb, adjective, or adverb - Words:…
Clause
Group of words that has a sub/verb
Independent
it can stand alone - S + V - Complete thought = sentence
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English Grammar - Clauses, Phrases
adjective
adverb
noun
clause
modifies nouns; tells which one
modifies adverb, adjective, verb; tells why, how, when, where
subject or direct object
a set of words with a subject and verb
adjective
modifies nouns; tells which one
adverb
modifies adverb, adjective, verb; tells why, how, when, where
14 terms
English Grammar Terms Clauses
Clause
Independent
Subordinate
Adverb
Group of words that has a sub/verb
it can stand alone - S + V - Complete thought = sentence
S + V - but cannot stand by itself - begin with magic words -…
can be removed - modifies verb, adjective, or adverb - Words:…
Clause
Group of words that has a sub/verb
Independent
it can stand alone - S + V - Complete thought = sentence
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English Grammar; Relative Clauses
Last week I saw that film _ won all th…
Last week I saw the film _ you made at…
Is this the book _ you were looking for?
Would all those _ have booked dinner p…
which
which
that
who
Last week I saw that film _ won all th…
which
Last week I saw the film _ you made at…
which
10 terms
English grammar: Clauses
Relative pronouns
Subordinate conjunctions
Adverb clauses
Adjective clauses
Who, whose, whom, which, that
After, although, as, because, before, even if, even though, i…
Subordinate conjunctions
Relative pronouns
Relative pronouns
Who, whose, whom, which, that
Subordinate conjunctions
After, although, as, because, before, even if, even though, i…
English Grammar (Phrases and Clauses)
Prepositional phrase
Adjective phrase
Adverb Phrase
Infinitive phrase
A group of related words consisting of a preposition and a no…
A prep phrase that modifies a noun or a pronoun. Answers: Whi…
A prep phrase that modifies a verb, an adjective, or another…
A verb form, preceded by "to" (Can be used as a noun, pronoun…
Prepositional phrase
A group of related words consisting of a preposition and a no…
Adjective phrase
A prep phrase that modifies a noun or a pronoun. Answers: Whi…
Grammar Review English Clauses
independent clause
dependent clause
adjective clause
adjective clause
subject and verb can stand alone
subject and verb can not stand alone
describes a noun
acts as an adjective
independent clause
subject and verb can stand alone
dependent clause
subject and verb can not stand alone
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English Grammar Test- Clauses
Clause
Dependent Clause
Subordinate Clause
Adjective Clause
A group of words with its own subject and verb
Has a ... - subject... - verb... and it cannot stand by itself as a co…
Has a ... - subject... - verb... and it can stand by itself as a compl…
A subordinate clause that modifies a noun or pronoun... What kin…
Clause
A group of words with its own subject and verb
Dependent Clause
Has a ... - subject... - verb... and it cannot stand by itself as a co…
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English Grammar (Phrases and Clauses)
Prepositional phrase
Adjective phrase
What does an adjective phrase answer?
Adverb Phrase
A group of related words consisting of a preposition and a no…
A prep phrase that modifies a noun or a pronoun
which one, what kind, how many, how much
A prep phrase that modifies a verb, an adjective, or another…
Prepositional phrase
A group of related words consisting of a preposition and a no…
Adjective phrase
A prep phrase that modifies a noun or a pronoun
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English Grammar (Phrases and Clauses)
Prepositional phrase
Adjective phrase
What does an adjective phrase answer?
Adverb Phrase
A group of related words consisting of a preposition and a no…
A prep phrase that modifies a noun or a pronoun
which one, what kind, how many, how much
A prep phrase that modifies a verb, an adjective, or another…
Prepositional phrase
A group of related words consisting of a preposition and a no…
Adjective phrase
A prep phrase that modifies a noun or a pronoun
10 terms
English Final - Grammar: Clauses
Clause
Main Clause
Subordinate
What does a subordinate clause begin w…
Group of words containing both subject and verb that is used…
Has a subject and predicate and can stand alone in a sentence
Has subject and predicate but cannot stand alone
Subordinating Conjunction or Relative Pronoun
Clause
Group of words containing both subject and verb that is used…
Main Clause
Has a subject and predicate and can stand alone in a sentence
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English Module 2 Grammar Clauses
A dependent clause must express a comp…
Identify each of the following groups…
Identify each of the following clauses…
Identify each of the following groups…
False
Clause
Independent
Clause
A dependent clause must express a comp…
False
Identify each of the following groups…
Clause
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English II Grammar Final (Clauses)
A clause is...
Noun phrase
Independent Clause
Adjective/Relative Clause
A subject-predicate set.
A noun phrase or nominal phrase (abbreviated NP) is a phrase…
subject + predicate. Can stand on its own.... e.g. Jim studied…
starts with relative pronoun and modifies noun or pronoun to…
A clause is...
A subject-predicate set.
Noun phrase
A noun phrase or nominal phrase (abbreviated NP) is a phrase…
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English II Grammar Final (Clauses)
Clause is...
Predicate adjective
Predicate nominative
Independent Clause
subject-predicate set
adjective that comes after a linking verb
noun or subject pronoun that comes after a linking verb
subject + predicate. Can stand on its own
Clause is...
subject-predicate set
Predicate adjective
adjective that comes after a linking verb
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Grammar Clauses
clause
subject
verb
Independent clause
a group of words that has both a subject and a verb
the person or thing that the sentence is about
shows action (such as runs, hits, slides) or state of being (…
expresses a complete thought and can stand on its own as a se…
clause
a group of words that has both a subject and a verb
subject
the person or thing that the sentence is about
10 terms
English1 final grammar (clauses)
Independent
Subordinate
Adjective
Noun
Makes a complete sentence/complete though
Cannot stand alone
A subordinate clause that modifies a noun or pronoun
A subordinate clause used as a noun
Independent
Makes a complete sentence/complete though
Subordinate
Cannot stand alone
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English Grammar: Relative Clauses edited
My sister, who teaches Spanish and Ita…
The internet, which has become such a…
Students whom I admire want to become…
My teacher, who wears old fashioned ti…
My sister, [who teaches Spanish and Italian in New York], vis…
The internet, [which has become such a global phenomenon], ha…
Students [(whom) I admire] want to become teachers.... Defining…
My teacher, [who wears old fashioned ties], is laughed at by…
My sister, who teaches Spanish and Ita…
My sister, [who teaches Spanish and Italian in New York], vis…
The internet, which has become such a…
The internet, [which has become such a global phenomenon], ha…
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English grammar: verbals, phrases & clauses
Verbal
Verbal phrase
4 types of verbals
Past participle
a word that comes from a verb but functions as a different pa…
ENTIRE PHRASE functions as ONE part of speech... (inside the phr…
Past participle... Present participle... Gerund... Infinitive
Form: 3rd principle part of the verb... Function : adjective... Eg:…
Verbal
a word that comes from a verb but functions as a different pa…
Verbal phrase
ENTIRE PHRASE functions as ONE part of speech... (inside the phr…
English grammar: verbals, phrases & clauses
Verbal
Verbal phrase
4 types of verbals
Past participle
a word that comes from a verb but functions as a different pa…
ENTIRE PHRASE functions as ONE part of speech... (inside the phr…
Past participle... Present participle... Gerund... Infinitive
Form: 3rd principle part of the verb... Function : adjective... Eg:…
Verbal
a word that comes from a verb but functions as a different pa…
Verbal phrase
ENTIRE PHRASE functions as ONE part of speech... (inside the phr…
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Honors English: Grammar test: clauses
prepositional phrase
against, at, for, in, to, on, by, with
...
appositive
begins with a preposition and ends with a noun or a pronoun c…
examples of prepositions
prepositional phrases can function as an adjective, modifying…
a noun or pronoun that further identifies another noun or per…
prepositional phrase
begins with a preposition and ends with a noun or a pronoun c…
against, at, for, in, to, on, by, with
examples of prepositions
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English II Grammar Phrases and Clauses
Patrick, (a fine fellow), offered choc…
Delores stole them from the children,…
(A true enabler), Patrick yanked them…
I must find a way in life, (a life too…
appositive
appositive
appositive
appositive
Patrick, (a fine fellow), offered choc…
appositive
Delores stole them from the children,…
appositive
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English Grammar-Verbs, Phrases, Clauses, Sentence Types
Infinitive
Present Participle
Past Participle
Principal Parts of a Verb?
An infinitive is "to" + a verb used as a noun, adjective, or…
A present participle is a ... verb + "-ing," used as an adjectiv…
A past participle is a ... A verb +(usually ending -ed, -d, -t,…
Principal parts of a verb (5): Infinitive, Present, Past, Pre…
Infinitive
An infinitive is "to" + a verb used as a noun, adjective, or…
Present Participle
A present participle is a ... verb + "-ing," used as an adjectiv…
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Grammar: Clauses
Independent Clause
Subordinate Clause
Verbal Phrase
Sentence Fragment
expresses a complete thought and forms a sentence; contains b…
does not express a complete thought; contains both a subject…
does not have a subject but has a verb; not the same as a sub…
incomplete thoughts because the subject, verb, or both are mi…
Independent Clause
expresses a complete thought and forms a sentence; contains b…
Subordinate Clause
does not express a complete thought; contains both a subject…
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English Grammar - Parts of Speech II: Conditional Clauses
CONJUNCTIONS - a definition
PREPOSITIONS - a definition
PREPOSITIONS of Place
PREPOSITIONS of Time
Words that connect parts of speech.... eg. and, or, because, for…
Prepositions express relationships between people, things or…
at, in, on, behind, between, for, to, off
in, on, at, about
CONJUNCTIONS - a definition
Words that connect parts of speech.... eg. and, or, because, for…
PREPOSITIONS - a definition
Prepositions express relationships between people, things or…
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English grammar: types of sentences, phrases, and clauses
simple sentence
compound sentence
complex sentence
compound-complex sentence
only one independent clause, may have a compound subject and/…
two or more simple sentences joined by a comma and a coordina…
a combination of an independent clause and a dependent clause…
combination of compound and a complex sentence
simple sentence
only one independent clause, may have a compound subject and/…
compound sentence
two or more simple sentences joined by a comma and a coordina…
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Q2 English grammar phrases and clauses definitions
phrase
prepositional phrase
participial phrase
gerund phrase
a group of words that work together but does not contain a su…
a phrase that begins with a preposition; used as an adjective…
a phrase that BEGINS WITH a participle; USED AS an adjective
a phrase that BEGINS WITH a gerund; USED AS a noun
phrase
a group of words that work together but does not contain a su…
prepositional phrase
a phrase that begins with a preposition; used as an adjective…
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English (TOWNSEND) - Grammar for final (clauses and punctuation)
Independent clause
compound sentence (idk if we need to k…
coordination (type of compound sentence)
subordination (type of compound senten…
-contains a verb and its subject... -expresses a complete though…
- a sentence that consists of 2 or more independent clauses
-when the ideas stated in each clause are stressed equal impo…
-the main idea of the sentence appears in the main clause ... -t…
Independent clause
-contains a verb and its subject... -expresses a complete though…
compound sentence (idk if we need to k…
- a sentence that consists of 2 or more independent clauses
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Grammar: Clauses
The girl who won the award is cool.
My friend Bamboo who hates kale ate ch…
We saw the play Girls Rule!
Because my friend Leah a nice ogre gav…
stays same
My friend, Bamboo, who hates kale, ate chicken.
stays same
Because my friend Leah, a nice ogre, gave me a cookie, I allo…
The girl who won the award is cool.
stays same
My friend Bamboo who hates kale ate ch…
My friend, Bamboo, who hates kale, ate chicken.
13 terms
Grammar: Clauses
clause
independent clause
dependent clause
adjective clause
group of words with a subject and a verb
can be by itself and still make sense
cannot stand by itself, depends on something else
tells what kind or which one, signaled by relative pronouns
clause
group of words with a subject and a verb
independent clause
can be by itself and still make sense
Clauses (grammar)
Clause
Independent Clause
Dependent Clause
simple
a group of words containing a subject and a verb
a group of words containing a subject and a verb that express…
a group of words containing a subject and a verb that does no…
one independent clause
Clause
a group of words containing a subject and a verb
Independent Clause
a group of words containing a subject and a verb that express…
9 terms
Grammar Clauses
Clause
Independent Clause
Dependent Clause
Relative Clause
A group of words that includes both a subject and a verb. It…
It expresses a complete thought. It can stand alone as a comp…
These do not express a complete thought even though it has a…
A kind of dependent clause. It has a subject and verb, but ca…
Clause
A group of words that includes both a subject and a verb. It…
Independent Clause
It expresses a complete thought. It can stand alone as a comp…
9 terms
Clauses pre-ap English grammar test
Clause
Independent clause
Subordinate clause
Simple sentence
A group of word that contains a verb and its subject
A sentence that can stand bt itself.
A sentence that cannot stand alone or express a complete thou…
A sentence that contains one independent clause.
Clause
A group of word that contains a verb and its subject
Independent clause
A sentence that can stand bt itself.
8 terms
Grammar- Clauses
Independent Clause
Dependent Clause (subordinate)
adjectival subordinate clause
noun subordinate clause
a group of words that contain a subject and its verb and CAN…
a group of of words and its verb that cannot stand alone
describes the noun that comes before it
needed, when taken out of the sentence what is left over does…
Independent Clause
a group of words that contain a subject and its verb and CAN…
Dependent Clause (subordinate)
a group of of words and its verb that cannot stand alone
36 terms
CSI Adv English 8 Grammar Clauses
who
whom
whose
which
adjective clause, noun clause
adjective clause, noun clause
adjective clause
adjective clause, noun clause
who
adjective clause, noun clause
whom
adjective clause, noun clause
16 terms
Grammar Clauses
What are the three types of subordinat…
What are types of sentence structures?
What is an independent clause?
What is a subordinate clause?
-noun... -adjective... -adverb
-simple... -compound... -complex... -compound-complex
An independent clause expresses a complete thought and can st…
A subordinate clause does not express complete thought or ide…
What are the three types of subordinat…
-noun... -adjective... -adverb
What are types of sentence structures?
-simple... -compound... -complex... -compound-complex
9 terms
Grammar Clauses
Noun Clause
Noun Clause
Adjective Clause
Adverb Clause
Replaces any noun in a sentence, functioning as a subject, ob…
"The boy wondered *if his parents bought him what he wanted f…
Describes a noun just like an adjective
Express when, where, why, and how something occurs. A depende…
Noun Clause
Replaces any noun in a sentence, functioning as a subject, ob…
Noun Clause
"The boy wondered *if his parents bought him what he wanted f…
15 terms
Grammar: Clauses
What is a clause?
How many types of clause are there?
What are the 2 types of clauses?
What is an independent clause?
A word group that contains a verb and its subject that is use…
2
Independent and subordinate
This expresses a complete thought and can stand by itself as…
What is a clause?
A word group that contains a verb and its subject that is use…
How many types of clause are there?
2
Grammar Clauses
Simple sentence
Compound sentence
Complex sentence
Compound-complex sentence
Contains one main clause and no dependent clause
Contains two or more main clause that are usually joined by a…
Contains one main clause and one or more dependent clauses
Contains more than one main clause and one or more dependent…
Simple sentence
Contains one main clause and no dependent clause
Compound sentence
Contains two or more main clause that are usually joined by a…
10 terms
Grammar-clauses
Clause
Independent clause
Dependent clause
Simple sentence
A group of related words containing a subject verb
A clause that can stand alone. It expresses a complete thought
A clause that needs an independent clause, for it can not sta…
1 independent clause ... 0 dependent clauses
Clause
A group of related words containing a subject verb
Independent clause
A clause that can stand alone. It expresses a complete thought
25 terms
Grammar: Clauses
Clauses
Sentences
Fragments
Independent Clause
must have subject-verb agreement and are often flagged by an…
- stand alone to express complete thought... - aren't dependent…
pieces of sentences that can't stand alone and only make sens…
stand alone
Clauses
must have subject-verb agreement and are often flagged by an…
Sentences
- stand alone to express complete thought... - aren't dependent…
37 terms
grammar clauses
after
although
as
as if
sc
sc
sc
sc
after
sc
although
sc
19 terms
English Chapter 4 (18+1 Grammar Terms on Clauses)
clause
independent clause
subordinate clause
adjective clause
a group of words that contains a subject and a verb
expresses a complete thought and can stand alone as a sentence
contains a subject and a verb but does not express a complete…
a subordinate clause that is used as an adjective to modify a…
clause
a group of words that contains a subject and a verb
independent clause
expresses a complete thought and can stand alone as a sentence
7 terms
Grammar - Clauses
Clause
Independent Clause
Dependent Clause
Coordinating Conjunction
A group of words with a subject and a verb
A complete thought/sentence
Not a complete thought/sentence... • Has no subject verb pair... •…
FANBOYS
Clause
A group of words with a subject and a verb
Independent Clause
A complete thought/sentence
9 terms
English NDA grammar adj and adv clause
nouns
adjectives, adverbs, verbs
subordinating conjunction
In the adj clause the relative pronoun…
Adjective clauses modify
Adverb clauses modify
The lead word in an adverb clause is called a
Why is the lead word in an adverb clause called a "bridge wor…
nouns
Adjective clauses modify
adjectives, adverbs, verbs
Adverb clauses modify
6 terms
Grammar clauses
Adjective clause
Adverb clause
Noun clause
Adjective words
Which one, what kind, how many
How, where, why, when, to what extent, under what conditions
Subject, object of prep, IO, DO, pred nom
That, whom, which, whose, who
Adjective clause
Which one, what kind, how many
Adverb clause
How, where, why, when, to what extent, under what conditions
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