The Clause Ch.4 (GT4) Flashcards Preview

Words To Review (WTR) > The Clause Ch.4 (GT4) > Flashcards

Flashcards in The Clause Ch.4 (GT4) Deck (7):
1

clause

a word group that contains a verb and its subject and is used as a sentence or part of one

2

Independent clause (main)

expresses a complete thought and can stand by itself

3

Subordinate clause (dependent)

does not express a complete thought and cannot stand by itself

4

Adjective clause

is a dependent clause that modifies a noun or pronoun

5

Noun clause

a dependent clause that is used as a noun

6

adverb clause

a subordinate clause that modifies a verb, adjective, or an adverb

7

Elliptical clause

omitted info part of clause