Send the link below via email or IMCopy
Present to your audienceStart remote presentation
- Invited audience members will follow you as you navigate and present
- People invited to a presentation do not need a Prezi account
- This link expires 10 minutes after you close the presentation
- A maximum of 30 users can follow your presentation
- Learn more about this feature in our knowledge base article
Do you really want to delete this prezi?
Neither you, nor the coeditors you shared it with will be able to recover it again.
Make your likes visible on Facebook?
You can change this under Settings & Account at any time.
Transcript of Noun Clauses
:A Review What are the functions of a noun in a sentence? Function the same way as nouns in sentences. A List with Examples Places A Clause = Subject + Verb Nouns can be... A noun clause can do whatever a noun can do. Subordinating Conjunctions Noun Clauses Nouns Things Ideas Clauses Noun Functions Types of Clauses Independent Clauses ...are sentences like "I went to the store." Dependent Clauses ...are not complete sentences like "Whoever went to the store" ...are not complete ideas but add to an idea Such as "Whoever went to the store bought potato chips." "Whoever went to the store" is the subject of the sentence. ...and "bought potato chips" is the action of the subject. Subjects of a sentence Objects of a sentence For example "Boy" in "The boy played basketball." Direct objects like "basketball" in "The boy played basketball." or Indirect Objects like "Wife" in "The man gave his wife flowers." or Objects of a preposition Such as "bank" in "The man put his money in the bank." Noun Clauses Functions Such as "Whoever passes the exam will pass the class." "Whoever passes the exam" is a noun clause that functions as the subject of the sentence. Such as "I know who will pass the class." "Who will pass the class" is a noun clause that functions as the object of the sentence. Such as "We can go to whatever movie you want to see." "Whatever movie you want to see" is a noun clause that functions as the object of the preposition "to".