Tag: subordinate-clauses

25 Two consecutive gerunds? -ing -ing? 2014-12-27T13:06:54.677

15 Why is it not correct to use 2 conjunctions in a sentence? 2014-06-09T02:21:43.060

14 omitting the word "there" 2015-02-03T06:07:05.197

14 Grammar of titles - wh-clause vs. question 2018-05-10T12:11:47.163

12 "He saw it stop and his son get out" 2014-10-19T15:22:39.193

12 Why is "I'll be", wrong as a short answer? 2016-12-20T09:33:30.500

11 The grammar of 'Ready to take' versus 'Easy to take' 2014-12-04T18:25:40.867

9 Question sentences involving negation 2014-03-21T12:43:32.293

9 "I heard the clock strike ten": why not "striked ten"? 2014-10-19T12:20:29.583

8 Is it OK to put a "?" after embedded questions? 2014-12-06T06:12:20.787

8 "Do you know what IS IT?" vs "Do you know what IT IS?" 2014-12-10T13:19:29.857

8 "What do you think …." constructions 2015-04-10T16:51:17.340

7 Does “need protecting” have exactly the same meaning as “need to be protected”? 2014-12-19T05:46:53.283

7 Why is "Their insistence was that ..." incorrect, when "His fear is that ..." is correct? 2015-01-11T13:34:19.877

7 Usage of the phrase "whether it is" 2016-02-14T01:27:37.900

7 Is "how you do you" grammatical? 2017-03-31T14:13:33.340

6 What grammatical concept is "I want dating my wife"? 2015-09-24T22:01:33.187

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

5 Can I ask 'what your name is?' 2014-12-03T17:00:40.937

5 A question regarding a modifying clause 2015-02-04T14:31:50.927

5 "Man dies after hit by truck" - or "Man dies after BEING hit by truck" - the difference? 2015-02-09T04:04:27.600

5 Choice of tense following "I wish it was true that..." 2016-03-24T16:55:36.690

5 "That the Earth is round" vs "The earth being round" 2016-10-04T07:16:35.813

4 What does "I know who I want to take me home." mean in "Closing Time" song? 2014-02-10T15:51:18.297

4 She was so angry (that) she couldn't speak & There was such a lot of rain (that) we couldn’t go out 2014-07-27T14:16:02.797

4 Why do these sentences, which have similar structures, use different tenses in their object clauses? 2014-11-13T08:30:13.380

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

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

4 What kind of word is HOW here? ---> "We will look at how this is used" 2017-09-30T08:12:02.633

4 Marking the functions of a sentence: 'She may like it' 2019-04-15T14:22:18.677

4 Can 'so' be optional in "so that"? 2020-05-12T10:38:33.267

3 Should we cut "so" in this sentence? 2014-04-19T08:25:34.340

3 "until such time as he would have finished" 2014-06-19T14:40:45.873

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

3 Use of 'while' with Tenses? 2014-11-13T14:09:15.157

3 Are these infinitives adjectival and adverbial? 2014-11-18T07:31:55.043

3 "to document in categories the items included in the deposit transaction" -- I don't quite understand 2014-12-02T21:13:35.673

3 since then it is... -- meaning? 2014-12-14T18:46:18.037

3 Ask your teacher [about] what she is going to put in the test - Is "about" required? 2014-12-27T17:15:27.290

3 Should a subordinate clause be separated if it interrupts main clause? 2015-01-14T10:13:25.090

3 Using 'that' or 'how' after DESCRIBE 2015-02-11T07:40:41.627

3 Multiple transformations of one sentence? 2015-10-15T11:01:45.863

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

3 Is there any difference between the given sentences 2015-11-14T11:42:33.377

3 Is it possible to write a complex sentence without a dependent clause and without conjunctions? 2016-08-04T20:32:34.043

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

3 Subject and verb in subordinate clauses 2016-10-27T05:01:54.440

3 Can a sentence be the subject? 2016-12-30T02:02:52.940

3 Is the bold phrase an object complement? 2017-02-28T02:17:43.027

3 What is "leave" in the sentence "We saw Fred leave"? 2017-03-04T15:46:46.390

3 How can i find verb on the subordinate clause? 2017-06-21T11:17:16.190

3 what is the meaning of this sentence and what is the verbs? 2017-09-28T21:10:18.723

3 The plan that I want to give [to] you. Direct, Indirect object in attributive clause 2018-05-14T12:58:42.443

3 HOW : relative pronoun or relative adverb? 2020-05-05T09:00:12.393

2 can I omit there are 2013-10-12T11:54:56.153

2 am I using "that" in the correct way please? 2014-07-15T16:20:32.043

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

2 What type of the word is "be + past participle" 2014-08-26T13:39:46.130

2 The difference between "How does it work?" and "How it works?" 2014-09-22T05:12:48.520

2 Substitute "which" instead of "where" in subordinate clause? 2014-10-19T06:26:25.637

2 If by any chance enemy sensors do pick it up, it wouldn’t be mistaken for a preemptive nuclear strike 2014-12-12T09:29:57.343

2 Passive construction of infinitive verb 2014-12-16T12:00:08.057

2 A question regarding gerund and its actor 2014-12-18T05:16:04.773

2 distinguishing between an adjective and adverb 2015-01-02T13:15:19.377

2 Singular or plural verb in subordinate clause? 2015-01-26T12:05:23.100

2 where to put "that" in the sentence 2015-02-10T20:38:33.363

2 Can I say "people share their ideas"? 2015-02-27T08:15:32.757

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

2 Is it predicative or object clause? 2015-04-28T10:32:49.347

2 How to analyze this sentence - "I have to wait for I don't know how long." 2015-05-08T14:39:30.393

2 How to decide if a phrase like this is subordinate or infinitive? 2015-05-11T06:39:04.197

2 "I called to ask Mary for help" or "I called Mary to ask for help" 2015-05-11T08:45:34.903

2 "The cat killed the rat that ate the corn". Is 'that' here nominative or accusative? 2015-05-19T11:14:02.047

2 Comma before and after "as a result" 2015-06-03T11:04:19.123

2 "if it works" and "does it work" phrase differences 2015-06-20T00:39:22.967

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

2 It is + adjective + wh clause 2015-08-30T18:52:11.923

2 "I wished I could take her to Turkey" Is the tense correct? 2015-10-15T05:11:49.560

2 What does verb+ing form in this sentence? 2015-10-15T12:21:01.123

2 Using a whole sentence as a subject 2015-10-20T22:22:26.680

2 Help understanding what the subordinate clause modifies in this sentence 2015-10-23T08:26:04.597

2 Does this "were" used in a subordinate clause necessarily refer to something happened in the past? 2015-10-30T02:49:49.700

2 Is "I heard you had ..." a valid expression? 2015-11-06T16:27:47.203

2 Omitting do/does 2015-11-23T12:17:50.113

2 Subject of a dependent clause 2015-12-23T15:52:49.680

2 The use of the present participle participle clause with the future tense in the main clause 2016-01-13T20:46:03.980

2 Is the conjunction "while" sub-ordinate or co-ordinate? 2016-02-22T23:01:03.763

2 Direct To Indirect Speech : Conversion of 'do'? 2016-02-23T06:24:15.243

2 Grammar: subordinate clauses 2016-07-17T17:58:47.193

2 Would it be wrong to write "I'll pay the next time we'll have dinner" instead of ""I'll pay the next time we have dinner"? 2016-08-18T03:40:54.543

2 "Are" at the End of a Statement (a statement that is not an indirect question) 2016-08-27T00:34:15.297

2 "Despite ill, Lisa went on stage" or "Despite being ill, Lisa went on stage"? 2016-09-11T02:35:28.197

2 Whatever she said, I will/would insist on doing that tomorrow 2016-09-17T00:16:10.857

2 Confusion regarding Simple, Complex and Compound sentences 2016-09-17T15:07:25.300

2 what is the difference between " when it rains" and "when it is going to rain" 2016-10-03T17:55:45.157

2 Acceptability of using Present Perfect 2017-01-16T10:33:54.387

2 When I grow up, I will be a nurse and look after patients.Why use simple present in the clause? 2017-03-29T02:59:15.003

2 Breathed deep vs. breathing deeply 2017-06-26T21:45:45.390

2 About the Usage of "When" Clauses as Adjective-clauses 2017-07-15T10:41:34.783