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REDUCED ADJ. CLAUSES (A05)

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Emperatriz Angulo

on 11 April 2013

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An Adjective/Relative clause can be reduced into an Adjective/Relative Phrase by omitting
the relative pronoun and the verb Be, BUT: That's the movie which is from Japan. That's the movie which is from Japan. EXERCISES a) The movie Pride and Prejudice____was based on a famous novel by Jane Austen won many Oscars in 2007. b) I love anyone____is interested in comedies. 1- Complete this sentence:


Some movies_____ include a lot of special effects in their plot are boring. Can I reduce the relative clause? That's the movie which is from Japan. As a result we have: That's the movie from Japan. (Relative Phrase) 1- The clause must contain the verb Be, and 2- The relative pronouns WHO/WHICH/THAT And of course they must replace the subject either defining or non-defining. The movie Pride and Prejudice, which was based on a famous novel by Jane Austen, won many Oscars in 2007. (ND) The movie Pride and Prejudice, which was based on a famous novel by Jane Austen, won many Oscars in 2007. The movie Pride and Prejudice, based on a famous novel by Jane Austen, won many Oscars
in 2007. EXERCISES c) Certainly, my students practice all of the exercises____ are in this book. (ON THE BOARD) 2- Can I reduce this exercise? YES Some movies which include a lot of special effects in their plot are boring. Some movies including a lot of special effects in their plot are boring. Once again the relative pronouns must replace the subject. You omit the relative pronoun and add _ing to the verb. These clauses can be defining or
non-defining. EXERCISES 1- Anyone____ will go to the movies tomorrow must pay $25. 2- The Mummy____starred Brendan Fraser became a hit in 2000.
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