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Quiz 10 of 18

SS2: English Language 3rd Term – Complex Sentence Structure I

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QUESTIONS

Identify the main and subordinate clauses in each of the following sentences:

  1. He told me where the box was.
  2. The results which were released last night have been published
  3. We finally got the book that was recommended to us.
  4. When we arrived, he was busy in the study.
  5. We may leave since he is too busy to see us.

ANSWERS

  1. He told me                                                       -        main

… where the box was                                                -        subordinate

  1. The results … have been published            -        main

… which were released last night                           -        subordinate

  1. We finally got the book                                  -        main

… that was recommended to us                             -        subordinate

  1. … he was busy in the study                           -        main

When we arrived                                                       -        subordinate

  1. We may leave                                                   -        main

… since he is too busy to see us                             -        subordinate

QUESTIONS

Identify the main and subordinate clauses in each of the following sentences:

  1. He told me where the box was.
  2. The results which were released last night have been published
  3. We finally got the book that was recommended to us.
  4. When we arrived, he was busy in the study.
  5. We may leave since he is too busy to see us.

ANSWERS

  1. He told me                                                       -        main

… where the box was                                                -        subordinate

  1. The results … have been published            -        main

… which were released last night                           -        subordinate

  1. We finally got the book                                  -        main

… that was recommended to us                             -        subordinate

  1. … he was busy in the study                           -        main

When we arrived                                                       -        subordinate

  1. We may leave                                                   -        main

… since he is too busy to see us                             -        subordinate