Academic Writing (Week 3): Relative Clause. ※Definition:. R Clause functions as an adjective and modifies a noun or a pronoun. Also called adjective clauses. ※A relative clause begins with a relative pronoun or adverb:. ※Position of Relative Clauses:.
adjective and modifies a
noun or a pronoun.
contains a relative clause.
double helix structure of DNA.
begin with the consonants th.
not always consistent with its pronunciation.
recognizes him as a genius.
school. He attended these schools in Germany.
the nature of the universe.
began to develop this theory while living in Switzerland.
customers. The bank’s president is a woman.
discover trends among consumers.
Consumers’ tastes change rapidly.
costs are lower because of mass production.
reading in our English class, is one of America’s
most famous female poets.
High school students struggle to understand his
recognize the company’s “swoosh” symbol.
remember her name.
People are concerned about the problem.
choose roommates carefully. They will share living space and expenses
with these roommates.
the same house. They grew up in that house.
They typically declare their independence from their parents at age
of whom, each of which, etc.
important of whom, the more
economical of which, the loveliest
of which, etc.
(They are always non-restrictive)
charming of the islands is Puerto Rico, “The Land of
the sunny weather, the beautiful beaches, and the Spanish
the economy is clothing manufacturing.
are U.S. citizens.
Rico’s becoming a state.
since 1945. It was defeated in World War II in
down in that year.
East and West Germany were united in 1990.
losing their jobs in some places.