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KINDS OF CLAUSES. RECOGNITION PRACTICE. IDENTIFY. MAJOR OR MINOR CLAUSES. SINGLE INDEPENDENT DEPENDENT IN A PARATACTIC OR HYPOTACTIC CLAUSE COMPLEX. FINITE OR NON-FINITE. ELLIPTICAL OR EMBEDDED. EMBEDDED PLUS FUNCTION.

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Kinds of clauses

KINDS OF CLAUSES

RECOGNITION PRACTICE




SINGLE INDEPENDENT

DEPENDENT IN A PARATACTIC

OR

HYPOTACTIC CLAUSE COMPLEX


FINITE

OR

NON-FINITE


ELLIPTICAL

OR

EMBEDDED


EMBEDDED

PLUS

FUNCTION





Single clause content of these two


What a nice plant! content of these two


MINOR CLAUSE content of these two



Hypotactic clause complex content of these two

Clause 1 dependent,

Clause 2 independent



Single clause, with Finite clause introduced by “that” as real postponed Subject. This is a case of anticipatory “it”



Hypotactic Clause Complex, with Clause 1 as main clause and Clause 2 as dependent clause of elaboration.


Do you enjoy Clause 2 as dependent clause of elaboration. [[makingsounds]]?


Single clause with embedded clause as C = DO Clause 2 as dependent clause of elaboration.



Single clause entertainment-based items.


[[ entertainment-based items.What is beautiful]] is also in some respects ugly.



They took entertainment-based items.[[what they wanted]].



Throw it away or give it to your sister. entertainment-based items.


Paractactic clause complex entertainment-based items.


Not any more. entertainment-based items.


Elliptical entertainment-based items.(recoverable from context)


It isn’t surprising entertainment-based items.[[that Aristotle appealed to such principles]].


Single clause with embedded “that finite clause” as Subject, real postponed Subject. The clause has anticipatory “it”


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