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Do you like grammar or preparing for an upcoming exam? Would you like to test your knowledge about relative clauses? If yes, take our online relative clauses quiz to see how much you know and learn more as you play.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    JOIN THE SENTENCES USING RELATIVE PRONOUNS I'm the person. I deal with technical issues round the office.

    Explanation
    The correct answer is "I'm the person who deals with technical issues round the office." This answer combines the two sentences by using the relative pronoun "who" to connect the subject "I" with the verb "deals." The relative pronoun "who" refers back to the noun "person" in the first sentence, indicating that the person being referred to is the one who deals with technical issues round the office.

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  • 2. 

    They are the people. Their company went bankrupt last year.

    Explanation
    The correct answer is "They are the people whose company went bankrupt last year." This answer is correct because it correctly uses the relative pronoun "whose" to indicate possession or association. The phrase "whose company went bankrupt last year" provides additional information about the people mentioned in the sentence, indicating that it was their company that experienced bankruptcy.

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  • 3. 

    Palo Alto is a city. It has lots of tech businesses.

    Explanation
    The given answer correctly states that Palo Alto is a city with many tech businesses. It combines the information provided in the statement and presents it in a clear and concise manner.

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  • 4. 

    The lunchbreak is a time. You should relax at lunchbreak.

    Explanation
    The correct answer is "The lunchbreak is a time when you should relax." This answer accurately reflects the given information that the lunchbreak is a specific time and suggests that it is an appropriate time for relaxation.

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  • 5. 

    Tennis is a sport. A lot of employees play tennis after work.

    Explanation
    The given explanation correctly rephrases the statement by stating that tennis is a sport that many employees engage in after work. It maintains the original meaning and structure of the sentence while using slightly different wording.

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  • 6. 

    The cyclist won the race. He trained hard.

    Explanation
    The given explanation correctly combines the two statements to form a single sentence. It states that the cyclist who won the race trained hard. This implies that the cyclist's hard training was a contributing factor to their victory in the race. By combining the two statements, it establishes a cause-and-effect relationship between the cyclist's training and their success in the race.

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  • 7. 

    Fill in the blanks with a relative pronoun: I am looking for someone __________ can watch my kid while I am at work.

    • A.

      Who

    • B.

      Which

    • C.

      Whom

    • D.

      Where

    Correct Answer
    A. Who
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "Who" because in this sentence, we are looking for a person who can watch the speaker's child while they are at work. "Who" is a relative pronoun that refers to a person, so it is the most appropriate choice in this context.

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  • 8. 

    "The boy is standing next to me. He is my cousin." Relative Clause: The boy who is standing next to me is my cousin.  Is the relative cluase corrent?

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    The relative clause "The boy who is standing next to me is my cousin" is correct because it correctly modifies the noun "boy" and provides additional information about him. The clause describes the specific boy who is standing next to the speaker, indicating that he is the speaker's cousin.

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  • 9. 

    Which of the following is not a relative pronoun?

    • A.

      Who

    • B.

      Whom

    • C.

      Which

    • D.

      Whatever

    Correct Answer
    D. Whatever
    Explanation
    Relative pronouns are used to introduce relative clauses, which provide additional information about a noun or pronoun in a sentence. "Whatever" is not a relative pronoun because it is used as an indefinite pronoun, not to introduce a relative clause. It is used to refer to anything or everything of a particular kind.

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