Study adjective clauses (relative clauses) online do free exercises to practice using relative pronouns (subject & object) or download the worksheet (esl) in the next exercise, some of the adjective clauses use a subject relative pronoun and some use an object relative pronoun decide which to use. Students solutions intermediate grammar exercise 2 - non-defining relative clauses speaking english games grammar vocabulary. Relative clauses exercises (intermediate -) wwwvivquarrycom join the following sentences to make one sentence using a relative pronoun when necessary if the relative pronoun is unnecessary, put it in brackets you may sometimes have to change the word order or change 'a' into 'the.
Students solutions intermediate grammar exercise 1 - defining relative clauses speaking english games grammar vocabulary. Relative pronouns exercises 2 subject explanations: subject exercises: relative clauses practice relative pronouns exercise 1 / 2 / 3 who vs which exercise 1 / 2 / 3 which or where exercise drag and drop exercises: relative clause exercise 1 / 2 (advanced) relative clause exercise 3 / 4 (intermediate. Forming relative clauses combine the sentences using a relative clause use relatvie pronouns only where necessary note that you have to use commas in some of the sentences.
Defining relative clauses specify a noun or pronoun in the main clause and are necessary if we want to understand the meaning of a sentence i saw the girl who was outside our house. Relative clauses in english 1 what is a relative clause relative clauses can be used to join two sentences together, or to identify people and things and give more information about them. Relative clauses 1: re-write the sentences so that they have the same meaning as the original you must use a relative pronoun 1: i bought a house it was advertised in the local paper 2: mary works in our office her husband is a plastic surgeon 3: venice is a wonderful place we spent our last holiday there.
Relative clauses and relative pronouns relative clause this is a clause that generally modifies a noun or a noun phrase and is often introduced by a relative pronoun ( which, that, who, whom, whose . Relative clauses are a great tool to help your students improve the flow of their sentences this lesson gives you some ideas for activities that will help your students master relative clauses. Relative pronouns exercise december 19, 2017 - an identifying relative clause introduces information that cannot be easily left out ‘which’ is possible in this case ‘which’ can be used to refer to things in both identifying and non-identifying relative clauses. Do the exercises below on relative clauses and click on the button to check your answers (before doing the exercises you may want to read the lesson on relative clauses ) choose the correct relative pronoun (who, which, whose) this is the man saved the kid the house. Relative pronouns and relative clauses two exercises with 40 sentences to revise the use of relative pronouns and joining sentences level: elementary age: 12-100 author: ester estrada fullscreen : relative clauses it´s an oe for students to practise the use of the relatives in context i hope you find it useful.
The gender of the relative pronoun is the same as the gender of its antecedent (the noun to which it is referring) the case of the relative pronoun (nominative, accusative, dative or genitive) depends on its grammatical function in the relative clause. Name: _____ date: grammar quiz relative clauses complete these sixteen sentences to score your knowledge of relative clauses 1 i know a great little restaurant 9 the movie we saw last week won we can get lunch three awards a) that a) who. Practice english relative pronouns in relative clauses (who, when, where, whose, that, which) take the advanced english quiz relative clauses - 1 (advanced) posted in advanced grammar exercises directions take the quiz directions directions: choose the correct relative pronoun. Relative pronouns are the words that introduce relative clauses they can act as the subject or the object of the relative clause note that that can be used in informal english instead of who/whom/which but it is never used after commas, ie in non-defining relative clauses, or after prepositions.
Relative pronouns and clauses in english - grammar exercises relative sentences exercises advanced level esl what, where, who, whom, whose, which, that, when. Relative clauses are clauses starting with the relative pronouns who, that, which, whose, where, when they are most often used to define or identify the noun that precedes them they are most often used to define or identify the noun that precedes them. Practice using relative clauses can help students become better writers and communicators in this lesson, we will discuss a few activities for esl students of varying ages and linguistic levels. Reducing relative clauses is difficult to understand review the rules on relative clauses and you'll be able to do this as well it takes lots of practice, so make sure to write down what you learn as you learn online.
Relative clauses worksheet exercise 1 choose the correct relative pronoun the dog barking you can hear is our neighbour's dog a) who b) which c) whose this is the purse i am looking for a) what b) that c) whose could you tell me the name of the boy. Exercise 1 choose the correct relative pronoun or adverb for the following defining and non-defining relative clauses. We use relative pronouns to connect descriptive phrases to nouns, creating a relative clause test your knowledge of how they work.
See more relative clauses exercises here welcome to perfect english grammar welcome i'm seonaid and i hope you like the website please contact me if you have any questions or commentscontact me if you have any questions or comments. Relative pronouns who, which, whose and that i talked to the girl who which whose car had broken down in front of the shop mr richards, who which whose is a taxi driver, lives on the corner. Worksheets pdf exercises: relative pronouns and relative clauses handouts to print, printable resources pdf.