Defining and non-defining clauses


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Defining and non-defining clauses

Defining clauses

  • We use defining relative clauses to give essential information about someone or something – information that we need in order to understand what or who is being referred to. A defining relative clause usually comes immediately after the noun it describes.

They’re the people who want to buy our house.

  • They’re the people who want to buy our house.
  • Here are some cells which have been affected.
  • They should give the money to somebody who they think needs the treatment most.

In defining relative clauses we often use that instead of who, whom or which. This is very common in informal speaking:

  • In defining relative clauses we often use that instead of who, whom or which. This is very common in informal speaking:
  • They’re the people that want to buy our house.
  • Here are some cells that have been affected.

The relative pronoun can define the subject or the object of the verb:

  • The relative pronoun can define the subject or the object of the verb:
  • They’re the people who/that bought our house. (The people bought our house. The people is the subject.)
  • They’re the people who/that she met at Jon’s party. (She met the people. The people is the object.)

We use non-defining relative clauses to give extra information about the person or thing. It is not necessary information. We don’t need it to understand who or what is being referred to.

  • We use non-defining relative clauses to give extra information about the person or thing. It is not necessary information. We don’t need it to understand who or what is being referred to.

Clare, who I work with, is doing the London marathon this year.

  • Clare, who I work with, is doing the London marathon this year.
  • Not: Clare, I work with, is doing the London marathon this year.
  • Doctors use the testing kit for regular screening for lung and stomach cancers, which account for 70% of cancers treated in the western world.
  • Alice, who has worked in Brussels and London ever since leaving Edinburgh, will be starting a teaching course in the autumn.

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