Tag: clauses

16 Slang from Fresh Prince from Bel-Air S01E03: Vacuumed, Cheese Dog, Harley, Fly for Me 2017-06-22T17:25:04.657

11 "Hope this help" or "Hope this helps"? 2015-02-18T13:26:36.893

11 What is the order of events? "I had milk and played computer games." 2016-11-21T17:04:59.087

8 "Assume something be" or "Assume something is"? 2017-03-22T12:47:45.023

7 For example VS for an example 2014-03-27T07:51:24.510

7 What's the function of "how" in "This is how they lived"? 2014-09-20T09:32:42.127

6 What is the meaning of "for many years to come" in this sentence? 2013-03-04T02:38:41.400

6 semicolon vs conjunction "and"? 2014-09-10T15:20:59.687

6 What is the difference between "it seems" and "it looks like"? 2016-05-25T12:07:44.993

6 What is the function of but in the sentence? 2017-03-24T10:54:34.680

5 "Even though unfit" vs. "Unfit as I am" 2013-12-19T15:00:04.297

5 How about someone do something? 2015-01-06T22:42:01.243

5 "What really am" or "What I really am" - which is more appropriate 2015-06-01T05:32:30.573

5 "In such a people" — meaning? 2015-07-05T05:40:30.380

5 Should clauses always start with a relative or subordinate? Can it also start with a preposition? Can there be clauses within prepositional phrases? 2016-01-05T09:50:08.900

4 how to understand this attributive clause? 2013-03-15T07:55:40.757

4 Can sentences be joined when we need to say "such as X OR Y"? 2013-03-22T10:03:34.260

4 Does the "by which" give correct meaning 2013-03-23T05:28:03.100

4 Combining sentences without using "that" or "which" 2013-05-02T11:23:41.510

4 Can two verbs be kept in a sentence? 2013-09-30T11:58:32.123

4 figure captions - the way to describe 2013-10-03T00:05:04.580

4 "No more than" — comparing two clauses 2013-12-24T15:38:13.717

4 Phrase reordering in a sentence 2014-03-17T22:34:58.063

4 "Life changes; memories don't." A comma would be better? 2014-05-24T22:57:13.660

4 Can I write "having been developing ... for about four years"? 2014-05-27T11:42:08.670

4 Appropriate use of commas 2014-06-27T07:12:24.410

4 When "as" and "though" are used to introduce concession clauses 2014-08-31T12:25:34.747

4 a question regarding "when" 2014-09-15T02:00:27.773

4 How to use supplementary -ing clauses at the end of sentences 2014-09-15T16:44:33.257

4 what kind of nouns is used after whatever? 2014-10-14T06:01:33.547

4 What subordinate clauses are there here? 2015-04-26T18:25:03.790

4 What is the subject? And where to put comma(s)? 2015-07-03T00:01:13.523

4 Does the meaning of a sentence change when we replace "and" with a comma? 2015-08-16T01:23:27.633

4 What is the subject in the introductory clause "After studying for 1 year. . ."? 2015-09-12T03:04:13.807

4 Nominal subject clauses 2015-12-09T15:19:14.147

4 The position of "that-adverbial clause" within sentence 2016-01-30T10:37:47.200

4 What kind of clause is "reading about the places I am going to visit on the Internet and in books" in this sentence? 2017-02-10T14:03:50.970

3 Where do you classify this sentence? 2013-11-09T18:08:14.240

3 adjective and adverb clause 2014-04-22T05:35:48.503

3 Word order of a sentence 2014-04-24T13:30:42.113

3 Which kind of adverb clauses that show us Cause and Effect? 2014-07-23T10:43:09.357

3 Is there any difference between these two sentences? 2014-08-01T23:03:23.613

3 Can clauses be singular and/or plural? 2014-08-25T14:29:00.947

3 Does "complement clause" exist? 2014-11-23T14:55:06.283

3 Using 'while' for more than 2 clauses 2015-01-08T00:22:54.207

3 of which each VS. each of which 2015-02-11T08:38:30.253

3 Clauses position: must a clause closely follow the noun it modifies? 2015-03-24T04:16:04.000

3 for as -- what does that mean? 2015-04-30T21:37:49.370

3 "What a good boy I am!" vs. "What a good boy am I!" 2015-06-15T12:14:50.973

3 "A rumor circulated among the staff that he was being promoted to Vice President ." Is the part 'that...President' an adjective clause? 2015-10-08T11:31:44.803

3 Can't figure out the types of clauses in these sentences 2015-11-04T19:59:42.540

3 Is the tense in the main clause correct, when both the actions in the clauses are taking place at the same time? 2015-12-16T08:13:17.457

3 The noun-phrase complement as "that-clause" 2016-02-02T16:59:17.740

3 Is the construction 'If you booked a ticket, you can enjoy...' grammatical? 2016-09-16T11:50:50.260

3 Parenthetical phrase or subordinating conjunction? 2016-09-21T01:13:09.123

3 exception in the past tense clauses sequence rule? 2016-11-18T14:13:49.760

3 "With Mrs Jones going to New York, Mr Smith took up her position." 2016-11-23T07:50:58.117

3 replacing "if clause" by "main clause" 2017-01-13T20:32:39.053

3 Distinguishing Clauses 2017-02-17T03:14:27.880

3 Is it possible to switch the word 'there' with object of preposition? 2017-03-24T10:12:06.230

3 "Whatever you say" and "Whatever you may say" 2017-06-27T07:44:29.963

3 Is the place of “which clause” in this sentence correct? 2017-11-28T16:46:30.827

3 What is monkey's in this simple sentence clause? 2018-01-08T17:42:38.970

3 Which sentence is the "main clause"? 2018-08-13T18:44:41.760

3 "I will know more after I study than I know now ?" Is it ok to use "more after I study than" in the sentences? 2018-09-21T20:05:29.440

2 How to choose the right pronouns in elliptical clauses? 2013-03-11T20:15:01.070

2 Can we omit the subject of second sentence when they relate to each other 2013-03-24T00:07:38.107

2 combining two ideas with 'whereas' 2013-06-24T09:30:21.603

2 Question and a sentence in the same sentence 2013-08-04T19:56:20.923

2 “the” vs. “a/an” + clauses 2013-09-11T17:33:09.320

2 How do I understand these while clauses? 2013-09-29T04:37:12.410

2 This seems not a question but what is it? 2013-09-29T08:24:20.673

2 The usage of "being" and "in which" 2013-10-05T18:05:21.887

2 joining phrase at correct place 2013-10-14T12:39:09.647

2 This process should keep going, to keep you growing 2014-03-15T19:04:47.887

2 How to appropriately arrange this description 2014-07-05T06:16:25.477

2 What about "that"? 2014-07-13T14:33:34.653

2 I have something urgent {need / needs} your help? 2014-07-30T03:44:23.083

2 adjective clause or appositive clause? 2014-08-17T11:01:53.853

2 A question regarding "That’s the last time I leave you in charge" 2014-09-15T01:47:20.410

2 Is "as father was away in France" a reason clause or time clause? 2014-09-16T07:45:35.777

2 whichever player scores..or whichever person who scores 2014-10-14T09:39:51.693

2 Does this sentence contain a gerund? 2014-10-21T17:12:52.003

2 How many clauses and objects are there in this sentence 2014-10-22T09:59:26.740

2 "It was an admission that all might not be right between them." - that-clause as subject.. or not? 2014-12-06T11:10:32.643

2 help me make sense of the following sentence 2014-12-18T12:37:14.060

2 What should we call the clause after "would rather"? 2015-02-04T08:06:24.990

2 A question regarding the structure "question word + to-infinitive" 2015-02-15T10:20:50.040

2 Too many independent clauses? 2015-03-04T18:10:57.903

2 "As far as I can remember." Does it need comma if put at the end of a sentence? 2015-04-22T01:17:19.603

2 What is the grammatical role of “If Calzaghe were American” and "or, dare I say it"? 2015-05-18T02:48:25.337

2 Do two verbs mean there are two clauses in a sentence? 2015-06-21T08:46:21.007

2 Second Clause in a Matrix Clause? 2015-06-30T03:55:52.280

2 A sentence with adjectival time prepositional phrase 2015-09-19T20:26:30.947

2 The woman "with" a hat or the woman "wearing" a hat? 2015-10-05T13:09:43.723

2 "She became involved with a married man [who is] many years her senior." - Is "who is" required for correct grammar? 2015-11-11T09:13:17.163

2 Tense and aspect in 'since' clause 2015-12-21T15:29:02.750

2 Relative or object clause: "that knowledge of the truth takes flight as if by magic" 2016-01-25T15:34:45.593

2 Noun clause coming out of nowhere 2016-01-27T21:57:56.133