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1.

Check if the following sentences contain restrictive or non-restrictive clauses:

Sentence Restrictive / non-restrictive clause
The man who is wearing the black suit works for UNESCO.
The man, who works for UNESCO, is wearing a black suit.
The women who is an ambassadress was in our village yesterday.

2. Read the following grammatical summary about relative clauses:

 What is a clause?

A clause is a part of a sentence; it can be either restrictive or non-restrictive. Both types add extra information to the
sentence, but they differ in their importance.

A- Restrictive Clauses: Are used to provide extra information and limit the meaning of a noun or pronoun, they are not
set off by commas and if deleted, they change the meaning.

Example: Boutros Boutros-Ghali who is an ex-Secretary General of the United Nations is Egyptian.

B- Non-restrictive Clauses: Are used to provide extra information which are unimportant or unnecessary. They are set
off by commas and if deleted, they don’t change the meaning.

Example: Ban Ki-Moon, who is the Secretary General of the United Nations, visited Morocco some weeks ago.

3. Study the following relative pronouns and adverbs then complete the sentences:

Relative pronouns and adverbs Use
Who Subject or object pronoun for people.
Which Subject or object pronoun for animals and things.
That Subject or object pronoun for people, animals and things.
Whose Possession for people; animals and things.
Whom Object pronoun for people.
When Refers to a time expressions.
Where Refers to a place.
Why Refers to a reason.

1. The International Organization ……………………………… was originally founded in Germany is TI.
2. Koffi Annan ……………………………… is an ex-Secretary General of the UN is Muslim.
3. The International Organization ……………………………… logo contains a candle is AI.
4. Safeguarding Human Rights is the reason ……………………………… AI was established.
5. The year 1946 is ……………………………… UNICEF was founded.
6. Geneva is the city ……………………………… ICRC has its headquarters.
7. The vice-president to ……………………………… the report was given is having a meeting.
8. The International organization ……………………………… acronym is WHO is the World Health Organization.