Tag: relative-pronouns

120 Is there any difference between “which” and “that”? 2013-01-23T20:53:00.330

25 "We missed the bus, which made us late for school" - erroneous use of "which"? 2015-01-26T10:56:40.490

21 "the set of elements >whose each< pair is ... " - Is this acceptable? 2013-02-13T02:13:24.097

16 "Animals which lay eggs are called birds." and "Animals that lay eggs are called birds." What is the difference between these two sentences? 2014-12-27T07:20:47.167

16 When is 'what' used for living beings? 2016-07-05T12:45:36.980

15 Can which be used with plural antecedents? 2014-09-18T02:44:02.457

12 What are the grammatical rules determining whether to use "which" or "what"? 2013-01-23T22:29:34.070

12 What does "...was a saint, upon which declaration..." mean in this Wikipedia article? 2016-09-03T12:28:44.620

11 Do they wish to personify BBC Worldwide? Or it's merely an ordinary mistake? 2017-01-06T19:10:32.340

10 Is it acceptable to use "whose" when referring to an object? 2013-01-26T13:43:12.277

10 When to use 'which' or 'in which' or 'that' (as relative pronouns)? 2013-12-18T12:19:59.490

10 Is there a golden rule to judge what the word "which" stands for in a sentence? 2016-09-14T10:04:46.493

9 “It” vs. “that” 2014-02-10T16:26:16.240

8 which vs where? 2014-09-30T12:17:43.557

8 it is you who has vs. it is you who have 2017-01-20T23:36:34.153

7 Why is "that"/"which" omitted in this sentence? 2013-03-25T21:45:34.467

7 Is this 'as' an object: "as he called it"? 2013-10-08T12:51:57.973

7 by which or in which? 2015-11-22T10:34:22.337

7 Why is the word "what" used instead of "where"? 2016-10-22T16:01:14.767

7 Which vs. Whose 2018-04-28T17:07:23.477

7 "Never attribute to malice THAT WHICH is adequately explained by stupidity" 2018-05-04T12:03:02.313

6 "is said to" causes ambiguity 2013-11-20T15:24:12.207

6 Can I say, "with who"? 2014-12-05T09:46:15.107

6 "What makes her laugh IS ..." or "What makes her laugh ARE ..." - plural or singular? 2015-02-14T07:07:28.377

6 Which of these is incorrect and why? 2015-06-08T18:01:53.137

6 Omitting 'that' in this sentence 2017-04-17T06:27:14.613

6 Can we say "He is a friend of mine I love" instead of "He is a friend of mine who/that I love"? 2019-08-29T18:59:40.663

5 Is it necessary to use a relative pronoun before the verb 'given' in this sentence? 2013-02-13T18:21:55.590

5 Joining two sentences using "which"? 2013-03-24T20:27:51.187

5 Can relative pronouns be omitted in some regions? 2013-06-14T23:20:26.230

5 "No one would understand which kind of products I'm talking about." -- is it correct? 2014-05-13T15:46:52.230

5 "This can make us think the concepts are related, which in fact they are not." 2014-08-21T17:12:15.437

5 What does 'he' refer to in this sentence? 2014-11-05T01:23:25.393

5 "Girls wearing glasses" vs. "Girls who wear glasses" 2015-04-17T14:49:34.390

5 Fruits are an evolutionary mechanism, which IS... or which ARE...? 2015-05-14T00:49:19.310

5 What is member of the public? 2015-10-03T09:44:37.470

5 whomsoever vs whosoever 2015-10-11T20:33:39.060

5 Is it corrrect to use that/which in the relative clause when it is referring to the place as an object pronoun? 2016-01-06T08:28:44.313

5 Is the sentence "This is the place where I recommend to you" incorrect? 2016-03-06T06:11:59.390

4 analysis for "such as" 2013-03-19T08:01:04.187

4 Is this 'that' a pronoun or a conjunctive? 2013-04-10T05:18:52.343

4 from which or that? 2013-12-23T02:33:03.600

4 He's 16 and she's 14. 2014-02-22T23:08:23.750

4 Use of "Align with" 2014-02-25T20:53:46.237

4 Relative pronouns (where vs. which) 2014-06-11T14:47:04.177

4 that / in which / in that / which 2014-07-03T09:06:42.913

4 Can "whenever,wherever, however" be used in noun clauses? 2014-07-19T09:05:35.457

4 "which" as relative pronoun 2014-08-11T13:48:15.373

4 "In countries where X" or "In countries which X"? 2015-08-27T01:49:14.153

4 Which one should I use who or whom? 2015-10-08T10:58:19.890

4 "in which people study" or "where people study on" 2015-10-21T07:14:41.000

4 Necessity of a definite article before the antecedent of relative pronoun 2016-08-18T00:33:39.130

4 What is the subject of this sentence 2016-08-31T14:20:06.043

4 Relative pronoun "whom" used as an indirect object of a verb with two objects 2016-10-17T20:20:12.953

4 “Ourself” vs. “Our Self”? 2017-01-05T13:34:06.720

4 use of 2 relative pronouns 2017-04-02T06:35:52.550

4 Is “it is you that is wrong” correct? 2018-10-28T15:03:41.277

4 Relative pronoun that 2019-01-04T18:14:52.427

3 The department shredded all the files from the inquiry[,] 'which'/'that' contained embarrassing material 2013-02-08T20:10:47.243

3 I guess 'which' should be instead 'where' in these two sentences 2013-05-26T11:56:12.053

3 "Those who" vs "Them who" 2014-07-10T16:29:02.937

3 Omitting "that" in "such that" 2014-07-28T02:42:13.087

3 Use of two relative pronouns in the same sentence 2014-08-02T01:35:56.230

3 Can "who" serve complement in a relative clause? 2014-08-13T11:01:45.573

3 Why is "Sheila couldn't come to the party, it was a pity." wrong? 2014-09-02T15:30:32.003

3 Usage Whomsoever vs Whomever vs whom in Reference Letter title 2014-09-10T04:51:29.487

3 He’s not the first one I’ve known who’s gone funny 2014-09-26T09:11:42.203

3 Are whoever, whichever and whatever relative pronouns? 2014-10-13T22:50:52.607

3 "which soldier is me!” or “which soldier I am!” 2014-11-07T06:58:48.340

3 grammaticality of 'for what to blame them is a bit unfair' 2014-11-07T09:52:48.847

3 Question about [them] or [their] being...? 2014-12-09T20:07:40.563

3 Can I use “what” instead of "which" in this sentence? 2015-01-12T03:03:37.490

3 I did X, Y, which Z vs. I did X, Y, that Z 2015-01-19T00:51:04.750

3 Worth vs Well worth 2015-03-14T13:49:17.983

3 Usage of "which" for connection 2015-04-12T23:01:26.303

3 Should I use "who" or "whom" in the following sentence? 2015-06-27T12:47:51.243

3 Can "where" be used as "from which"? 2015-07-24T16:26:46.743

3 Why can "that is" be omitted in this relative clause? 2015-07-24T23:40:04.307

3 Reordering complex sentences 2015-07-28T19:17:11.393

3 Omitting prepositions with the relative pronoun "where" 2015-11-14T06:47:55.777

3 Should I pause before "that" or after "that"? 2015-12-16T07:03:43.233

3 crave vs crave for 2016-02-08T08:45:53.070

3 can “which” act as a demonstrative pronoun? 2016-03-09T05:29:09.023

3 ...who/whom you can count on? 2016-03-29T16:57:30.747

3 Relative pronoun "whose" as an object rather than a subject 2016-04-09T10:17:53.470

3 What does "in" refer to? 2016-04-18T08:51:35.070

3 What was Jobs trying to say when he said "It was awful tasting medicine, but I guess the patient needed it" 2016-09-16T03:55:42.530

3 Is this sentence grammatically correct? (compare the social life in x neighborhoods with those in y neighborhoods) 2016-12-14T09:00:02.840

3 Can I say: "I'm the man who was there"? (changing from 1st to 3rd person) 2016-12-21T02:41:29.580

3 What does 'WHICH' refer to the following sentence? 2017-01-10T03:43:53.177

3 Is “I killed him who carried a gun” grammatically correct? 2017-04-01T11:11:14.370

3 "something which" or "something that" 2017-04-10T09:45:18.587

3 Is it necessary for "which" to indicate the word before it? 2017-04-23T06:29:01.873

3 What's the role of 'that' in noun clauses? 2017-05-29T20:18:33.633

3 What does the word "which" refer to in this sentence? 2017-06-11T18:43:19.723

3 Is "where" a relative pronoun or a relative adverb? 2017-06-27T12:21:41.693

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

3 "One of them" vs. "One of which" 2018-08-27T15:51:59.157

3 Relative pronoun that and who 2019-01-07T02:58:43.637