RELATIVE CLAUSES

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RELATIVE CLAUSES by Mind Map: RELATIVE CLAUSES

1. WHOSE?

1.1. we use WHOSE in relative clauses instead of HIS/HER/THEIR.

1.1.1. EXAMPLE:

1.1.1.1. whose book is this?

2. WHOM?

2.1. WHOM is possible instead of who when it is the object of the verb in the  relative clause.

2.1.1. EXAMPLE:

2.1.1.1. the boy whom we met is called peter

3. THAT?

3.1. subject or object pronoun for people,animals and things in defining relative clauses (who or which are also possible)

3.1.1. EXAMPLE:

3.1.1.1. mark is dating a woman that works in my company.

4. WHO?

4.1. we use"WHO" in a relative clause when we are talking about people(not things). we use "WHO" instead of HE/SHE/THEY.

4.1.1. EXAMPLE:

4.1.1.1. I WORK WITH PEOPLE WHO ARE RESPONSABLE.

5. WHICH?

5.1. When we are talking about things,we use THAT or WHICH (not who) in a relative clause

5.1.1. EXAMPLE:

5.1.1.1. do you see the car which is lying on the roof?

6. WHERE?

6.1. you can use WHERE in a relative clause to talk about a place.

6.1.1. EXAMPLE:

6.1.1.1. where did you buy this bag?