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Relative clause

is a subordinate clause which modifies the noun in a sentence

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Examples

are normally introduced by the relative pronouns who, whom, whose, which and that

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Adverbial clause

a subordinate clause which can modify verbs, adjectives or other adverbs

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Of time (when)

when, whenever, since, as, until, till

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Of manner (how)

as if, as

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Of place (where)

where, whenever

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Of condition (in what circumstances)

if, unless

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Of concession (despite what)

although, though, however

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Of cause or reason (why)

as, because, since

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Of purpose (with what purpose in mind)

so that, in order that

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Of result (what outcome)

so that

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Of degree (to what extent)

as, than