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Grade 9-10-11-12 RELATIVE CLAUSE EXERCISES

PART A: MULTIPLE CHOICE


MAKE THE BEST CHOICE
1. This is the place _________ I met my wife.
A. what B. where C. which D. that
2. Simon is the man _________ Mary loves.
A. who B. which C. whom D. A&C
3. My wife, _________ is a doctor, works at Community Hospital.
A. who B. which C. whom D. that
4. Only one of the people _________ work in the company is qualified.
A. what B. which C. who D. where
5. She is the one _________ I told you about.
A. what B. which C. whose D. who
6. Those _________ had studied hard passed their exams.
A. what B. which C. who D. whose
7. The magazine _________ you lent me is interesting.
A. what B. which C. whom D. whose
8. The man _________ is resting is very tired.
A. what B. which C. whom D. who
9. The boy _________ sat next to you is my friend.
A. who B. which C. whom D. whose
10.We are using books _________ were printed last year.
A. what B. who C. which D. whose
11.The painting_________Ms. Wallace bought was very expensive.
A. whom B. whose C. which D. where
12.The homeless people_____story appeared in the paper last week have now found a place to live.
A. who B. whom C. that D. whose
13.__________ is your favourite sport, swimming or running.
A. What B. Which C. Whom D. Whose
14.Were the Wright brothers the ones __________built the first aeroplane?
A. which B. whom C. whose D. that
15.I don't like stories________ have unhappy endings.
A. where B. which C. they D. who
16.The periodic table contains all the elements, ________ has a particular atomic weight and ato
mic number.
A. which of each B. each of which C. which each D. each
17.Ansel Adams was a landscape photographer ________ photographs of the western United Stat
es show nature on a grand scale.
A. whose B. of whom C. of his D. his
18.Jan didn't check she had enough petrol before she left, ________ was careless of her.
A. what B. it C. that D. which
19.This is a town ________ many people live.
A. in which B. which C. at which D. on which
20.She, ________ is your sister, lives far away.
A. which B. who C. whom D. she
21.I see some girls ________ are pretty.
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A. whom B. which C. who D. they
22.Give back the money ________ you took.
A. it B. who C. whom D. which
23.He was killed by a man ________ friends we know.
A. whose B. which C. whom D. that
24.He spoke to the messengers with ________ you were leaving.
A. which B. whom C. whose D. that
25.We captured a town ________ is in Spain.
A. whom B. where C. which D. it
26.The farmers ________ we saw were in the field.
A. whose B. which C. they D. whom
27.The women ________ I gave the money were glad.
A. to whom B. to that C. for whom D. for that
28.I know a boy ________ name is John.
A. who B. whose C. whom D. that
29.The man ________ you sent to the general has reported the victory.
A. whose B. which C. whom D. he
30.I saw those slaves ________ had been led to the city.
A. whose B. which C. whom D. who
31.The people ________ courage you praised are now citizens.
A. whose B. which C. whom D. that
32.You folks ________ live in farmhouses do not like the life of the city.
A. whose B. who C. they D. which
33.Those towns ________ you were looking at in Gaul are small.
A. who B. where C. which D. whom
34.In Helvetia I have seen a large city ________ many people live.
A. at which B. which C. on which D. in which
35.He ________ is not my friend is my enemy.
A. who B. which C. whom D. A&B
36.I sent my friend the books ________ I had written.
A. who B. which C. whom D. what
37.Behind the farmhouse there was a large garden, ______ the farmer and his sons were working.
A. for which B. which C. in which D. that
38.Did you see the men to whom I gave the money?
A. to whom B. which C. from whom D. to that
39.She sends me the book________ she________ two years ago.
A. whom / writes B. whose /wrote C. which/ writes D. which / wrote
40.The man ________ spoke to John is my brother.
A. whom B. who C. whose D. which
41.I must thank the man from _____ I got the present.
A. who B. whom C. that D. which
42.It is a car ______ I bought last year.
A. whom B. who C. which D. whose
43.He is the man _______ son is a doctor
A. whom B. which C. who D. whose
44.The woman _______next door is a famous singer.
A. lives B. who live C. living D. that living
45.The house ______ in the storm has now been rebuilt.
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A. destroyed B. destroying C. which destroyed D. that is destroyed
46.The man ______ at the blackboard is our teacher.
A. stood B. stands C. standing D. to stand
47.Tom was the last ______the classroom yesterday.
A. to leave B. leaving C. left D. leaves
48.Linda was the last student ______ at the oral exam.
A. to be asked B. asking C. asks D. to ask
49.The bridge _____ by French architects is very nice.
A. was designed B. designing C. to design D. designed
50.The problems ______they are discussing at the meeting are very important.
A. who B. which C. Ø D. both B and C
51.Michael told me about students _______have just got the scholarship.
A. which B. Ø C. who D. whose
52.The ring ______ is made of gold and diamond.
A. she is wearing it B. he gave it to her C. Linda like D. she is wearing
53.The house ______ is situated in the city centre.
A. which B. we have just bought C. in where we live D. which we live
54.I come from a city _______ is located in the southern part of the country.
A. who B. whom C. that D. whose
55.The film about _____ they are talking is fantastic.
A. who B. which C. whom D. that
56.That ’s the woman to _______ Jim used to be married.
A. who B. whom C. which D. that
57.The people __________ for the bus in the rain are getting well
A. waiting B. to wait C. waited D. wait
58.He is the boy _______ is my best friend
A. that B. whom C. who D. A& C
59.I have a message for people __________ by the traffic chaos.
A. to delay B. who delay C. delayed D. who delaying
60.I live in a pleasant room ____________ the garden.
A. to overlook B. overlooking C. overlooked D. which overlooking
61.Melanie was the only person __________ a letter of thanks.
A. wrote B. written C. to write D. writing
62.The pilot was the only man __________ after the crash.
A. was rescued B. rescued C. rescuing D. to be rescued
63.I met a lot of new people at the party ________ names I can’t remember.
A. whose B. which C. who D. whom
64.I talked to a woman __________ car had broken down on the way to the party.
A. which B. who C. whose D. whom
65.Vicky, __________ name was missed off the list, wasn’t very pleased.
A. which B. whose C. who D. whom
66.The picture was painted by Laura, ____________ is being shown in an exhibition.
A. which B. whose C. who D. whom
67.The concert ___________ we are looking forward is next Saturday.
A. which B. that C. whom D. A & B
68.I’ll see you near the post office ___________ we met the other day.
A. which B. where C. when D. why
69.The success of shared holidays depends on __________ you shared it with.
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A. whose B. who C. whom D. which
70.The sun, ____ is one of millions of stars in the universe, provides us with heat an light.
A. which B. that C. who D. A & B
71.Tom made a number of suggestions, most of ____ were very helpful.
A. them B. which C. that D. B & C
72.Alaska, __________ my brother lives, is the largest state in the United States.
A. which B. where C. w ho D. All are correct
73.Tell me the reason ____________ you were absent yesterday.
A. where B. when C. why D. that
74.There was a time __________ dinosaurs dominated the earth.
A. which B. when C. that D. A & B
75.The house in ________ I was born and grew up was destroyed in an earthquake ten years ago.
A. which B. where C. that D. All are correct
76.Summer is the time of the year _________ the weather is the hottest.
A. when B. which C. that D. B & C
77.Sunday is the day on ___________ I am least busy.
A. where B. when C. which D. that
78.Do you know the man about ___________ they’re talking?
A. whom B. whose C. that D. A & C
79.What’s the name of the blonde girl ___________ just came in?
A. who B. whose C. whom D. A & B
80.I don’t like people ___________ lose their tempers easily.
A. who B. whose C. that D. A & C
81.Mexico City, _________ has a population of over million, is probably the fastest growing city
in the world.
A. which B. whose C. that D. A & B
82.This is Henry, __________ sister works for my father.
A. who B. whose C. that D. A & C
83.He’s the man ___________ people like at first sight.
A. who B. whom C. that D. All are correct
84.Could you iron the trousers ___________ are hanging up behind the door?
A. who B. which C. that D. B & C
85.Where is the girl _________ sells tickets?
A. who B. whose C. whom D. A & C
86.The man _________ we consider as our leader had much experience in climbing mountains.
A. who B. whose C. whom D. A & C
87.The artist _________ name I couldn’t remember was one of the best I had ever seen.
A. who B. whose C. that D. A & C
88.Frank invited Janet, __________ he had met in Japan, to the party.
A. who B. whose C. that D. A & C
89.The girl __________ design had been chosen stepped to the platform to receive the award.
A. whose B. whom C. that D. which
90.I need to find a painting ________ will match the rest of my room.
A. whose B. whom C. who D. which
91.There are too many poor people ________ do not have enough to eat in the world.
A. whose B. whom C. that D. which
92.The trees __________ have the beautiful flowers grow near the gate of the garden.
A. whose B. whom C. who D. which
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93.The teacher ___________ teaches us French is coming today.
A. whom B. who C. that D. B & C
94.I know a boy ________ father is a very important person.
A. what B. where C. which D. whose
95.This is the place ________ we have tea.
A. what B. where C. which D. that
96.That is the man ________ came yesterday.
A. who B. where C. which D. whom
97.Tomorrow I'll tell you the hour ________ you must come.
A. what B. where C. which D. when
98.People ________ never work don't earn money.
A. what B. who C. which D. whom
99.This is the boy ________ I met in the park.
A. what B. Ø C. whom D. B&C
100. Dogs ________ bite people are dangerous
A. which B. they C. whom D. who
101. The clock ________ is over the door is broken
A. on which B. they C. which D. who
102. That is the boy ________ car is completely new.
A. which B. whose C. whom D. who
103. Give me the ball ________ I lent you last Sunday.
A. which B. C. that D. All are correct
104. I haven't found the money in the place________ you told me it would be.
A. which B. where C. whom D. who
105. Who is that man ________ is parking the car?
A. which B. they C. who D. whose
106. Tell me the time ________ you are going to arrive.
A. at which B. they C. when D. A&C
107. That radio ________ is on the table is not yours.
A. which B. they C. whose D. who
108. The woman ________ is speaking to Tom is her mother.
A. which B. who C. whose D. she
109. Do you know the wife of that man ________ is waiting for the bus?
A. which B. he C. who D. whom
110. The car ________ I saw was not that.
A. which B. it C. D. A&C
111. That is the girl ________ car is blue.
A. which B. that C. whose D. who
112. This is the exercise ________ I don't understand.
A. which B. that C. Ø D. All are correct
113. The policemen ________ helped me yesterday were very nice.
A. which B. who C. whom D. whose
114. Which is the cinema ________ that very good film is on?
A. which B. they C. whom D. who
115. The girl ________ hair is red is my sister.
A. which B. she C. whom D. whose
116. Where is the bike ________ you have repaired?
A. which B. that C. whose D. A&B
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117. Women ________ drive vehicles are usually more careful than men.
A. which B. they C. whom D. who
118. That is the garage ________ my father parks his car.
A. which B. where C. whom D. who
119. What’s the music to ___________ you are listening?
A. whose B. which C. that D. B & C
120. I don’t like the stories __________ have unhappy endings.
A. who B. which C. that D. B & C
121. The students __________ don’t have library cards can’t borrow books from the library.
A. who B. which C. whom D. A & C
122. The dress __________ she bought last week doesn’t fit her well.
A. whom B. which C. whose D. B & C
123. Do you know a shop ___________ sells good coffee?
A. which B. that C. whose D. A & B
124. The teacher punished the student _________ was naughty.
A. whom B. who C. which D. A & B
125. English is the subject which I am good _____
A. of B. about C. in D. at
126. I apologized to the boy ______ book I borrowed.
A. which B. who C. whom D. whose
127. We’d like to buy the house______ overlooks West Lake.
A. who B. whose C. where D. which
128. The books _______ written by Jack London is very interesting.
A. which were B. were C. whose D. which
129. I am going to visit the town _____ I was born and grew up.
A. where B. which C. when D. who
130. This is Mary, ____ is taking over my job when I leave.
A. that B. which C. who D. whom
131. An architect is someone _____ designs buildings.
A. who B. that C. which D. it
132. I’ll never forget the place _______I first met you.
A. at where B. where C. at which D. on which
133. They asked me a lot of questions, _____ I couldn’t answer.
A. most of which B. of which most C. most of that D. of that most
134. That is the house in ______I used to live.
A. that B. which C. where D. there
135. The man _______ is my teacher.
A. who she is speaking to B. whom she is speaking with
C. to whom she is speaking D. to whom she is speaking with
136. My friend, Jack, ______parents live in Glasgow, invited me to spend Christmas in Scotland.
A. that B. whose C. where D. who
137. Here’s the computer program _______ I told you about.
A. that B. whose C. where D. who
138. I don’t believe the story _______ she told us.
A. that B. whose C. ф D. A, B&C
139. Peter comes from Witney, _______ is near Oxford.
A. what B. which C. where D. who
140. This is the gun with _______ the murder was committed.
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A. that B. whose C. which D. who
141. Is this the person _______ you asked me about.
A. that B. whose C. where D. who
142. Have you received the parcel _______ we sent you?
A. it B. whose C. where D. which
143. That’s the girl _______ brother sits next to me.
A. that B. whose C. where D. whom
144. The meal, _______ wasn’t very tasty, was expensive.
A. that B. which C. where D. whose
145. We didn’t enjoy the play _______ we went to see.
A. what B. whose C. where D. ф
146. She gives her children everything _______ they want.
A. that B. whose C. where D. who
147. Tell me _______ you want and I’ll have you.
A. the things that B. whose C. what D. A&C
148. The reason _______ I phoned him was to invite him to party.
A. why B. ф C. A&B D. that
149. I don’t like people _______ never stops talking.
A. that B. whose C. where D. whom
150. The day _______ they arrived was Sunday.
A. when B. whose C. on which D. A&C
151. Ann, _______ children are at school all day is trying to get a job.
A. that B. whose C. where D. who
152. We'd like to buy a house_______ overlooks West Lake.
A. who B. whose C. where D. which
153. The woman _______ daughter Jack loves is very kind.
A. whose B. who C. whom D. which
154. The letter _______ she received this morning is from the USA.
A. who B. whose C. whom D. which
155. I don't know the girl _______ is wearing a long blue dress.
A. whom B. whose C. which D. who
156. The police are asking the man _______ car has been stolen.
A. whom B. whose C. which D. that
157. Spring is the time _______ many kinds of flowers blossom.
A. who B. where C. which D. when
158. English is the subject _______ she is good at.
A. what B. which C. where D. who
159. He went to the sport club _______ he first met his wife.
A. which B. who C. where D. whose
160. He will never forget the day _______ his mother died.
A. which B. who C. where D. when
161. The man _______ my sister loves is very intelligent.
A. which B. whom C. whose D. when
162. Sunday is the day _______which we usually go fishing.
A. during B. at C. in D. on
163. The music ______ we listened last night was boring.
A. to which B. which to C. to that D. that
164. The man ______ I introduced you to last night is thoughtful.
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A. whom B. that C. Ø D. all are correct
165. She couldn’t answer any question, _______made me surprised.
A. that B. it C. this D. which
166. It _____in Hanoi _____ I was born and grew up.
A. is / that B. was / that C. was / which D. is / which
167. It____ Lan _____ always helps him in his trouble.
A. was/ who B. was/ that C. is / who D. is / which
168. It was The World Cup _______in Korea and Japan.
A. which was held B. that were held C. that was held D. that held
169. We are talking about the girl who used to be a Miss World.
A. The girl about whom we are talking used to be a Miss World.
B. We hardly know a girl who used to be a Miss World.
C. The girl who used to be a Miss World said that she knew you.
D. We know the girl who used to be a Miss World.
170. He told her about the book. He liked it best.
A. He told her about the book which he liked it best.
B. He told her about the book which he liked best.
C. He told her about the book whom he liked best.
D. He told her about the book whose he liked best.
171. The old man is working in this factory. I borrowed his bicycle yesterday.
A. The old man is working in this factory which I borrowed his bicycle yesterday.
B. The old man whom is working in this factory I borrowed his bicycle yesterday.
C. The old man whom I borrowed his bicycle yesterday is working in this factory.
D. The old man whose bicycle I borrowed yesterday is working in this factory.
172. This is my opinion. You can do nothing to change it.
A. You can do nothing to change it my mind.
B. There’s nothing you can do to change my mind.
C. There’s nothing can be done except changing my mind.
D. You can do everything to change it my mind.
173. The man _________________________, is the secretary.
A. which you have just spoken B. whose you have just spoken
C. to whom you have just spoken D. to who you have just spoken
174. It is the village where you ______________________, isn’t it ?
A. used to living B. used to live C. use to live D. use living
175. The police have caught the man ________________________.
A. who stole my motorbike. B. whose stole my motorbike.
C. whom stole my motorbike. D. which stole my motorbike.
176. Colin told me about his new job, ________ very much.
A. that he's enjoying B. he's enjoying
C. which he's enjoying D. he's enjoying it
177. The man is my teacher. I am grateful to him.
A. The man whom I grateful to him is my teacher.
C. The man is my teacher who I am grateful.
B. The man whom I am grateful to is my teacher
D. The man to him I am grateful is my teacher.
178. Ngoc is friendly. We are talking about her.
A. Ngoc, we are talking about, is friendly.
C. Ngoc, about her we are talking, is friendly.
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B. Ngoc, whom we are talking about is friendly
D. Ngoc, about whom we are talking, is friendly
179. A pilot is a person who flies an aircraft.
A. A person who called a pilot flies an aircraft.
C. A person that flies an aircraft is called a pilot.
B. A pilot is someone who flies an aircraft.
D. Both B and C are correct.
180. That is the student. I borrowed his book last week.
A. That is the student I borrowed whose book last week.
C. That is the student, whose book I borrowed last week
B. The student whose book I borrowed that is.
D. That is the student whose book I borrowed last week
181. We like the computer. We bought it yesterday.
A. We like the computer which we bought it yesterday
C. We like the computer we bought yesterday.
B. We like the computer we bought which yesterday
D. The computer we like we bought yesterday.
182. It / be / these / book / I buy / London.
A. It is these books that I buy in London
C. It was these books that I bought in London
B. It was these books which I bought on London
D. It was these books I bought in London.
183. My brother sent me a birthday card.
A. It was I who was sent a birthday card.
C. It was me whom my brother sent a birthday card
B. It was me who was sent a birthday card by my brother
D. Both B and C are correct.
184. Hung bought Lan a golden ring on her birthday.
A. It was a golden ring that was bought for Lan on her birthday by Hung.
B. It was a golden ring that was bought Lan on her birthday by Hung
C. It was a golden ring that was bought for Lan on her birthday.
D. It was a golden ring that Hung bought Lan on her birthday.
185. The girl gave the boy a special gift on Christmas.
A. It was the boy who the girl gave him a special gift on Christmas.
B. It was the boy who was gave a special gift on Christmas by the girl.
C. It was the boy who was given a special gift on Christmas by the girl.
D. It was a special gift that was given to the boy on Christmas by the girl.
186. We have done a lot of exercises on Relative Clauses.
A. It was a lot of exercises that we have done on relative clauses.
B. It is a lot of exercises that are have done on relative clauses by us.
C. It is a lot of exercises that has been done on relative clauses by us.
D. It is a lot of exercises that have been done on relative clause by us.
187. We stayed at the Royal Hotel, _______ Peter recommended to us.
A. that B. which C. where D. whom
188. He is believed _______by terrorists two months ago.
A. was killed B. to be killed C. being killed D. had been killed
189. The weather is expected ______ good tomorrow.
A. will be B. to be C. is D. being
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190. _______ is expected that the strike will end soon.
A. It B. That C. This D. There
191. The police report that four people ______ in the accident.
A. to be injured B. to have been injured C. are injured D. were injured
192. The police thought that the thief was still in the house
A. The thief is thought that the thief was still in the house.
B. The thief was thought to still be in the house.
C. It was thought that the thief is still in the house.
D. The thief is thought to have still been in the house.
193. That’s my friend,_______________ comes from Japan.
A. which B. who C. whom D. where.
194. The plants which______________ in the living room need a lot of water.
A. are B. be C. is D. was
195. She’s the woman_______________ sister looks after the baby for us.
A. who B. which C. that’s D. whose
196. That’s the doctor for________________ Cliff works.
A. that B. which C. whom D. whose
197. Marie,______________ I met at the party, called me last night.
A. that B. whom C. which D. whose
198. I remember Alice,______________ rode the bus to school with.
A. I B. whom I C. which I D. who
199. I used to enjoy the summer, ______________ we had a big family picnic.
A. where B. when C. which D. that
200. Tell me about the city ______________ you grew up.
A. that B. where C. which D. ø
201. Anna found the book that ________________ wanted at the bookshop.
A. ø B. where C. she D. which
202. Please remember to take back to the library all the books _____________ are due this week.
A. ø B. that C. when D. they
203. The students are reading some books____________ are on disasters.
A. who B. whom C. which D. whose
204. The children__________are playing in the yard are Mr Brown’s nephews.
A. whom B. that C. which D. where
205. They are reading the newspapers_____________have just been published
A. who B. which C. when D. whom
206. Hoa and her dog______________ are standing over there go to the park.
A. that B. who C. whom D. which
207. My father will fly to Ha Noi,____________is the capital city of Vietnam.
A. who B. whom C. which D. where
208. My classmates dislike postcards__________show rough sea and cloud sky
A. who B. which C. where D. when
209. Neil Armstrong,_________ was the first man walking on the moon, is an American.
A. who B. which C. whom D. that
210. They called their friends,__________have lived in the city for a long time
A. who B. which C. whose D. that
211. They ran out of the house________almost collapsed after the strong wind
A. who B. whose C. which D. where
212. She often plays the music______________ was composed by Chopin.
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A. who B. that C. which D. B&C are correct
213. Dr. Sales is the person____________
A. I don’t have much confidence.
B. in whom I don’t have much confidence
C. whom I don’t have much confidence in him
D. in that I don’t have much confidence
214. What was the name of the horse ____________?
A. it won the race. B. which won the race.
C. who won the race. D. whom won the race.
215. The old man ______you wanted to see was away on holiday yesterday.
A. who B. whom C. ø D. All are correct
216. Miss Lien, ______ sings very well, is my English teacher.
A. who B. whom C. whose D. which
217. Everything ______ he said was true.
A. who B. whom C. which D. that
218. Where is the cheese ______ was in the fridge?
A. who B. whom C. whose D. which
219. We’d like to travel to a city ______ there is a lot of sightseeing.
A. which B. when C. where D. that
220. He is the singer about ____ I often tell you.
A. that B. who C. whom D. him
221. The concert ____ I listened last weekend was boring.
A. to that B. to which C. about which D. for which
222. That’s the girl to ____ my brother got engaged.
A. which B. who C. whom D. her
223. I like the village ____ I used to live.
A. in that B. in where C. which D. in which
224. I don’t know the reason ____ she hasn’t talked to me recently.
A. on which B. for which C. of which D. about which
225. The little girl ____ I borrowed this pen has gone.
A. at whom B. for whom C. to whom D. from whom
226. The speech ___ we listened last night was information.
A. to which B. which to C. to that D. that
227. The boy to ____ I lent some money is poor.
A. that B. who C. whom D. B and C
228. The knife ____ we cut bread is very sharp.
A. with that B. which C. with which D. that
229. The authority gathered those villagers ____ they explained the importance of forests.
A. who B. whom C. to whom D. to that
230. I’m working on a firm____ main office is in London
A. which B. that C. whose D. A & B
231. The company____ employs five hundred people makes video recorders
A. who B. that C. whom D. whose
232. My boss____ work takes him to a lot of different countries, has decided he needs an assistant
in London.
A. who B. whom C. which D. whose
233. Stop him. He’s the man____ stole my wallet.
A. who B. whom C. which D. whose
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234. The man____ I saw last week said something totally differently.
A. which B. whom C. that D. whose
235. The students____ for the train are good ones.
A. waited B. waiting C. which is waiting D. to wait
236. This is the seventh person____ late.
A. coming B. to come C. come D. all are correct
237. Is that the button____.
A. that presses B. which you pressed C. pressing D. you are pressed
238. They have invented a television set____ as small as a watch.
A. which is B. is C. who is D. whose
239. The work____ increases a lot when the boss is away is always interesting.
A. which B. whose C. that D. A & C
240. The book____ by Jack, is very famous.
A. which written B. written C. was written D. writing
241. He is only one boy____ in this game.
A. who participating B. participated C. to participate D. who participate.
242. I was introduced to a man____ brother is my teacher.
A. which B. whose C. that D. whom
243. Swimming is the sport ______ you move through water in a horizontal position using the ar
ms and legs.
A. which B. who C. that D. A&C
244. The United States consists of fifty states, ______ has its own government.
A. they each B. each of which C. hence each D. each of that
245. It doesn’t matter to them which film they go to.
A. Whatever films are shown, they never see.
B. They don’t care about the cost of the films they see.
C. Which film they go to matters more than the cost.
D. They don’t mind which film they go to.

PART B: WRITING
Complete the sentences, using a relative pronoun.
1. The pub is opposite the Town Hall. I first met my wife there.
.........................................................................................................................................................
2. He was sitting on a chair. It was uncomfortable.
.........................................................................................................................................................
3. He smokes cigarettes. They are very strong.
.........................................................................................................................................................
4. Let me see the pictures. You took them at Peter's wedding.
.........................................................................................................................................................
5. Some people only think about money. I don't like them.
.........................................................................................................................................................
6. Do you know that lady? I repaired her car.
.........................................................................................................................................................
That girl is Swedish. Tom is in love with her.
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7. John has bought a house. There are ghosts in that house.
.........................................................................................................................................................
8. Some people drive drunk. I never travel with them.
.........................................................................................................................................................
9. A man stole £10,000 from a bank. The police have caught him.
.........................................................................................................................................................
10. I bought bananas this morning. I have lost them.
.........................................................................................................................................................
11. Could you iron those trousers? They're hanging up behind the door.
.........................................................................................................................................................
12. He worked with some people. They thought he was stupid.
.........................................................................................................................................................
13. When I looked through the window I saw a girl. Her beauty took my breath away.
.........................................................................................................................................................
14. These are the books. I use them in the class.
.........................................................................................................................................................
15. That's the name. I couldn't remember it yesterday.
.........................................................................................................................................................
16. The film is about two people. Their plane crashed in the jungle
.........................................................................................................................................................
17. The film is about a king. His ambition was to rule the world.
.........................................................................................................................................................
18. They are the people. I was talking about them.
.........................................................................................................................................................
19. That is the tunnel. I went through it.
.........................................................................................................................................................
20. He's the criminal. The police are looking for him.
.........................................................................................................................................................
21. My flat is in an old part of the city. It was built in the 1920s.
.........................................................................................................................................................
22. There are lots of bars and restaurants in the neighbourhood. I live in the neighbourhood.
.........................................................................................................................................................
23. My neighbour comes from Ecuador. He works on the fruit farms around the city.
.........................................................................................................................................................
24. The neighbour makes a lot of noise walking around. His flat is above mine.
.........................................................................................................................................................
25. The traffic is also very noisy. It passes my flat.
.........................................................................................................................................................
26. The local market sells excellent local produce. It is a two-minute walk from my flat.
.........................................................................................................................................................
27. John is speaking to his boss. His boss is a famous writer.
..........................................................................................................................................................
28. I like the town. You live there.
..........................................................................................................................................................
29. I like the painting. It is in this room.
..........................................................................................................................................................
30. The man was sick. He looked very pale.

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31. He was sitting in the emergency room. It was very crowded.
..........................................................................................................................................................
32. A nurse was nearby. He called to her.
..........................................................................................................................................................
33. The nurse called a doctor. He came quickly.
..........................................................................................................................................................
34. She gave the man an injection. It made him go to sleep.
..........................................................................................................................................................
35. The Olympic snowboarding event was exciting. Many people watched it on TV.
..........................................................................................................................................................
36. It was the first time snowboarding had been included in the Olympics. Snowboarding is a new
sport.
..........................................................................................................................................................
37. Brenda is a friend. I went on holiday with her.
..........................................................................................................................................................
38. This is Mr Smith. His son Bill plays in our team.
..........................................................................................................................................................
39. Her book was published last year. It became a best seller.
..........................................................................................................................................................
40. This is the bank. We borrowed the money from it.
..........................................................................................................................................................
41. I told you about a person. She is at the door.
..........................................................................................................................................................
42. I lent you a book. The book was written by one my friends.
..........................................................................................................................................................
43. Do you know a restaurant? We can have a good meal there.
..........................................................................................................................................................
44. I don’t remember the day. I left school on that day.
..........................................................................................................................................................
45. This is the man. I met him in Paris.
..........................................................................................................................................................
46. I wanted the painting. You bought it.
..........................................................................................................................................................
47. This is the chair. My parents gave it to me.
..........................................................................................................................................................
48. She’s the woman. She telephoned the police.
..........................................................................................................................................................
He’s the person. He wanted to buy your house.
..........................................................................................................................................................
49. We threw out the computer. It never worked well.
..........................................................................................................................................................
50. Are you the man ? The man won the first prize.
..........................................................................................................................................................
51. The man was badly injured. He was driving the car.
..........................................................................................................................................................
52. The children broke the window. They live in the next street.
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53. That’s the woman. I was telling you about her.
..........................................................................................................................................................
54. Romeo and Juliet were lovers. Their parents hated each other.
..........................................................................................................................................................
55. This is the story of a man. His wife suddenly loses her memory.
..........................................................................................................................................................
56. A man brought in a small girl. Her hand had been cut by flying glass.
..........................................................................................................................................................
57. There’s the lady. Her dog was killed.
..........................................................................................................................................................
58. He’s the person. His car was stolen.
..........................................................................................................................................................
59. They’re the people. Their shop burned down last week.
..........................................................................................................................................................
60. This is Mrs. Jones. Her son won the championship last year.
..........................................................................................................................................................
61. The winner, Ross Rebagliati, lives in Whistler, BC. Many young snowboarders admire him.
..........................................................................................................................................................
62. John is speaking to his boss. His boss is a famous writer.
..........................................................................................................................................................
63. I like the town. You live there.
..........................................................................................................................................................
64. I like the painting. It is in this room.
..........................................................................................................................................................
65. The girl chatted with him yesterday. She arrived here at 5.00.
..........................................................................................................................................................
66. The man is talking to my father.He spent minutes measuring our kitchen
..........................................................................................................................................................
67. The architect designed these flats. He has moved to HCM City.
..........................................................................................................................................................
68. The young man lives in the corner. He rides an expensive motorbike.
..........................................................................................................................................................
69. I’m reading the book. I bought it in .
..........................................................................................................................................................
70. I will introduce the man to you. He is sharing the flat with me.
..........................................................................................................................................................
71. The young man is talking to our teacher. He is Ba’s brother.
..........................................................................................................................................................
72. We visited the monument. It was built a hundred years ago.
..........................................................................................................................................................
73. The boys are interested in football. It is a popular game all over the world.
..........................................................................................................................................................
74. The boy gave his parents big hugs before he left. He went abroad to study.
..........................................................................................................................................................
75. My friends had so much fun at the festival. They wanted to go there again.
..........................................................................................................................................................
76. Children like to eat ice-cream. It can cause toothache.
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77. We bought a car last week. The car is blue.
 The car............................................................................................................................................
78. The girl is a singer. We met her at the party.
 The girl...........................................................................................................................................
79. The bananas are on the table. George bought them.
 The bananas....................................................................................................................................
80. We watched a film last night. It was really scary.
 The film..........................................................................................................................................
81. I have to learn new words. They are very difficult.
 The new words...............................................................................................................................
82. The pen is on the desk. It is blue.
 The pen...........................................................................................................................................
83. This is the new president. We all voted for him.
 This is.............................................................................................................................................
84. I met a Finnish tourist. He lives in Helsinki.
 The Finnish....................................................................................................................................
85. I know the man. He is going to marry my friend.
 I know.............................................................................................................................................
86. John bought a new DVD player. It was made in Korea.
 The new..........................................................................................................................................
87. The palace stands outside the town. It was built years ago.
 The palace......................................................................................................................................
88. I have one black cat. His name is Blacky.
 I have..............................................................................................................................................
Combine the two sentences by using a relative clause. Some of them need a comma.
89. John didn't study for the exam. That was a very stupid thing to do.
.........................................................................................................................................................
90. We flew to New York in the Concorde. It is the fastest passenger plane in the world.
.........................................................................................................................................................
91. Smallpox has disappeared. It once killed thousand of people every year.
.........................................................................................................................................................
92. I passed him a large glass of whisky. He drank it immediately.
.........................................................................................................................................................
93. The small man was Lisa's husband. Nobody recognised him.
.........................................................................................................................................................
94. This is Mr. Jones. He writes poetry.
.........................................................................................................................................................
95. This is Felicity. You met her sister last week.
.........................................................................................................................................................
96. He swam across the English Channel. It is hard to believe that.
.........................................................................................................................................................
97. Her wife died last year. Her name was Angela.
.........................................................................................................................................................
98. Borges was a wonderful writer. He never won the Nobel Prize.
.........................................................................................................................................................
99. A man from our village was on TV last night. I teach his children.
.........................................................................................................................................................
100. Charlie Chaplin died in 1977. His films amused millions.
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101. My parents send their best wishes. You met them last month.
.........................................................................................................................................................
102. The parcel contained a bomb. They had opened it carefully.
.........................................................................................................................................................
103. The match will be shown on TV tonight. They filmed it this afternoon.
.........................................................................................................................................................
104. His sisters are identical twins. I saw them last
.........................................................................................................................................................
105. The lady is a famous writer. You met her at the party last night.
..........................................................................................................................................................
106. The child enjoyed the chocolates. Her mother bought them from France.
..........................................................................................................................................................
107. Dr Oley is our family’s dentist. He is a popular dentist in the city.
..........................................................................................................................................................
108. They drank a lot of Coke. It is diet Coke.
..........................................................................................................................................................
109. The river is the Sai Gon River. It flows through Ho Chi Minh City.
..........................................................................................................................................................
110. The girls are performing the play. They rehearsed it yesterday.
..........................................................................................................................................................
111. Their parents are anxious about their children. The children come back late
..........................................................................................................................................................
112. The lecturer is my uncle. He gave an interesting talk on TV last night.
..........................................................................................................................................................
113. The student kept talking about the project. It was done last week.
..........................................................................................................................................................
114. Mr Phong hasn’t come yet. He is supposed to be at the meeting.
..........................................................................................................................................................
115. Lan went back home. She forgot to turn off the faucet.
..........................................................................................................................................................
Use reduced relative clauses in place of the relative clauses
116. Be sure to follow the instructions that are given at the top of the page.
..........................................................................................................................................................
117. Students who arrive late will not be permitted to enter the classroom.
..........................................................................................................................................................
118. John, who was taken by surprise, hardly knew what to say.
..........................................................................................................................................................
119. The people who are waiting for the bus in the rain are getting wet.
..........................................................................................................................................................
120. We drove along the road that was still flooded after the heavy rain.
..........................................................................................................................................................
121. The scientists who are researching the causes of cancer are making progress
..........................................................................................................................................................
122. The wild ox which is kept at Nam Cat Tien National Park is of a special kind
..........................................................................................................................................................
123. The helicopter which was flying toward the lake made a low droning sound.
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124. The winner of the marathon, who was breathing deeply and smiling at the crowd, raised her
right hand and waved.
..........................................................................................................................................................
..............................................................................................................................................................
125. Any student who does not want to go on the trip should inform the office.
..........................................................................................................................................................
Complete the sentences with whose, who, which, or where.
126. Tom, _________ who sister is a teacher, is in my class.
127. The White House, _________ the US president lives, is in Washington.
128. My brother, _________ works in Warsaw, earns a lot of money.
129. Venice, is in Italy, _________ is a very old city.
130. The Ritz Hotel, _________ we stayed last year, is very expensive.
131. John Lennon, _________ was born in 1940, was a member of The Beatles.
132. My car, _________ I bought last month, broke down again.
133. Molly, _________ father is from Paris, speaks French very wel
Combine each pair of sentences into one sentence. Change the second sentence of the pair
into a reduced relative clause.
134. Our solar system is in a galaxy. The galaxy is called the Milky Way.
..........................................................................................................................................................
135. I come from a city. This city is located in the southern part of the country.
..........................................................................................................................................................
136. Anyone must take an entrance examination. Anyone applies to that school.
..........................................................................................................................................................
137. The boy drew pictures of people at the airport. The people were waiting for their planes.
..........................................................................................................................................................
138. Sunlight wakes me up early in the morning. It comes through the window.
..........................................................................................................................................................
139. Only a few of the movies are suitable for the children. The movies are shown on Channel .
..........................................................................................................................................................
140. I was wakened by the sound of the laughter. It comes from the room next door to mine.
..........................................................................................................................................................
141. The students have become quite proficient in their new language. They attend class five
hours per day.
..........................................................................................................................................................
142. Disney World is a famous amusement park. It is located in Orlando, Florida, USA, and
covers a large area of land.
..........................................................................................................................................................
143. Do you know the policeman? He is coming toward us.
..........................................................................................................................................................
Use reduced relative clauses in place of the relative clauses
144. Be sure to follow the instructions that are given at the top of the page.
..........................................................................................................................................................
145. Students who arrive late will not be permitted to enter the classroom.
..........................................................................................................................................................
146. John, who was taken by surprise, hardly knew what to say.
..........................................................................................................................................................
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..........................................................................................................................................................
148. We drove along the road that was still flooded after the heavy rain.
..........................................................................................................................................................
149. The scientists who are researching the causes of cancer are making progress
..........................................................................................................................................................
150. The wild ox which is kept at Nam Cat Tien National Park is of a special kind
..........................................................................................................................................................
151. The helicopter which was flying toward the lake made a low droning sound.
..........................................................................................................................................................
152. The winner of the marathon, who was breathing deeply and smiling at the crowd, raised her
right hand and waved.
..........................................................................................................................................................
..............................................................................................................................................................
153. Any student who does not want to go on the trip should inform the office.
..........................................................................................................................................................
Combine each pair of sentences into one sentence. Change the second sentence of the pair
into a reduced relative clause.
154. Our solar system is in a galaxy. The galaxy is called the Milky Way.
..........................................................................................................................................................
155. I come from a city. This city is located in the southern part of the country.
..........................................................................................................................................................
156. Anyone must take an entrance examination. Anyone applies to that school.
..........................................................................................................................................................
157. The boy drew pictures of people at the airport. The people were waiting for their planes.
..........................................................................................................................................................
158. Sunlight wakes me up early in the morning. It comes through the window.
..........................................................................................................................................................
159. Only a few of the movies are suitable for the children. The movies are shown on Channel
..........................................................................................................................................................
160. I was wakened by the sound of the laughter. It comes from the room next door to mine.
..........................................................................................................................................................
161. The students have become quite proficient in their new language. They attend class five
hours per day.
..........................................................................................................................................................
162. Disney World is a famous amusement park. It is located in Orlando, Florida, USA, and
covers a large area of land.
..........................................................................................................................................................
163. Do you know the policeman? He is coming toward us.
..........................................................................................................................................................
Combine these sentences using : That, which, who, whom or whose
164. A woman answered the phone. She told me you was busy.
.........................................................................................................................................................
165. The bus is always crowded. I take it to school every morning.
.........................................................................................................................................................
166. They are singing a song. I don’t know the song.
 ........................................................................................................................................................
167. A man spoke to me. He was very helpful.
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168. A midwife is a woman. She assists other women in childbirth.
 ........................................................................................................................................................
169. They are the children. Their team won the match.
 ........................................................................................................................................................
170. The house is for sale. It has the green shutters.
 ........................................................................................................................................................
171. My farther bought a motor bike. The motorbike costs thousand dollars
 ........................................................................................................................................................
172. They are the postcards. I sent them from Australia.
 ........................................................................................................................................................
173. The house has been built in the forest. It doesn’t have electricity
 ........................................................................................................................................................
174. I’m reading the book. I bought it in London in .
 ........................................................................................................................................................
175. Trang couldn’t come to the party. This was pefectly true
 ........................................................................................................................................................
176. Do you know the girl ? Tom is talking to the girl.
 ........................................................................................................................................................
177. Tuan speaks English very well. He comes from Vietnam.
 ........................................................................................................................................................
178. The man invited me to his party. He was really polite.
 ........................................................................................................................................................
179. A lion is an animal. This animal lives in Africa.
 ........................................................................................................................................................
180. I have a class. It begins at a.m.
 ........................................................................................................................................................
181. A globe is a ball. This ball has a map of the world on it.
 ........................................................................................................................................................
182. The soup was too salty. I had it for lunch.
 ........................................................................................................................................................
183. .We are visiting Ha Long. Ha Long is in the north of Vietnam.
 ........................................................................................................................................................
184. My father is an doctor. He has gone to abroad.
 ........................................................................................................................................................
185. Ms Kim Anh will be our History teacher next semester. You talked with her yesterday.
 ........................................................................................................................................................
186. The watch belongs to Lam. It is in the bathroom.
 ........................................................................................................................................................
187. Do you know the new student ? I can’t remember his name.
 ........................................................................................................................................................
188. Mary is a bit deaf. She didn’t hear the phone
 ........................................................................................................................................................
189. We’ll meet Peter tomorrow. He has brother and one sister.
 ........................................................................................................................................................
190. We are talking to Vietnam. Vietnam has a population of million people.
 ........................................................................................................................................................
191. I should phone the man. I borrowed his car yesterday.
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192. She can’t speak English. It is a disadvantage.
 ........................................................................................................................................................
193. I’m staying with Henry. His father works in a bank.
 ........................................................................................................................................................
194. Do you remember Mrs Lan ? She taught us history
 ........................................................................................................................................................
195. The museum was built in Our class visited it last weekend.
 ........................................................................................................................................................
196. The man works in the hospital. I told you about him.
 ........................................................................................................................................................
197. Do you like the person ? The person sits next to you.
 ........................................................................................................................................................
198. The house costs a lot of money. My father bought it last year.
 ........................................................................................................................................................
199. We are visiting the children. Their parents died in the storm.
 ........................................................................................................................................................
200. My sister is rather childish. She was trained to be a sewer.
 ........................................................................................................................................................
201. Colin told me about his new job. He enjoys it very much.
 ........................................................................................................................................................
202. We know a lot of people. They live in London.
 ........................................................................................................................................................
203. We know her grandparents. They live in London.
 ........................................................................................................................................................
204. We met some people. Their car had broken down.
 ........................................................................................................................................................
205. We stayed at the Cau Vong hotel. Nam recommended it to us.
 ........................................................................................................................................................
206. Jane works for a company. It makes shoes.
 ........................................................................................................................................................
207. She told me her address. I wrote down it on a piece of paper.
 ........................................................................................................................................................
208. There are some words. They are very difficult to translate.
 ........................................................................................................................................................
209. John is one of my closest friends. I have known him for a very long time.
 ........................................................................................................................................................
210. A pacifist is a person. He believes that all wars are wrong.
 ........................................................................................................................................................
211. What is the name of the man ? You borrowed his car.
 ........................................................................................................................................................
212. This watch costs a lot of money. I have lost the watch.
 ........................................................................................................................................................
213. We were given a lot of information. Most of the information was useless.
 ........................................................................................................................................................
214. Julia has two sisters. Both of her sisters are teacher.
 ........................................................................................................................................................
215. I have sent her two letters. She has received neither of these letters.
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216. Mary has three brothers. All of her brothers are married.
 ........................................................................................................................................................
217. They asked me a lot of questions. I couldn’t answer most of them.
 ........................................................................................................................................................
218. Jill isn’t on the phone. This makes it difficult to contact her.
.........................................................................................................................................................
219. Mr Carter is very interested in our plan. I spoke to him on the phone last night.
.........................................................................................................................................................
220. My computer is expensive. I bought it in HCM city.
.........................................................................................................................................................
221. The man is my father. I respect this man most.
.........................................................................................................................................................
222. The man is my father. I respect his opinion most.
.........................................................................................................................................................
223. We spent our holiday in Thailand last year. Thailand is in the South East Asia.
.........................................................................................................................................................
224. The shirts are too big. My sister bought them for me.
.........................................................................................................................................................
225. Ho Chi Minh City is in the north of Vietnam. HCM city is the most populous city in the
country.
.........................................................................................................................................................
226. My dictionary is not very good. Its cover is blue.
.........................................................................................................................................................
227. Linh Giang is my neighbor. We met her yesterday.
.........................................................................................................................................................
Tuan has just won the second prize in the English contest. Tuan’s uncle is a pilot.
228. 
229. He failed the exam. This made his parents disappointed.
.........................................................................................................................................................
Combine sentences using : where, where, when or which
230. Manchester is the largest city in USA. My brother lives there.
.........................................................................................................................................................
231. I’ve recently gone back to the town. I was born in the town.
.........................................................................................................................................................
232. Do you know the name of the hotel ? John is staying at the hotel.
.........................................................................................................................................................
233. We enjoy the city. We spent our vacation there.
.........................................................................................................................................................
234. We enjoy this city. It has been renewed a lot after the war.
.........................................................................................................................................................
235. 15th June is the day. I was born on that day.
.........................................................................................................................................................
236. This is the house. The house has a big garden.
.........................................................................................................................................................
237. This is the house. I was born in the house.
.........................................................................................................................................................
238. May Day is the day. People hold a meeting on that day.
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239. Ha Noi is the place. I’d like to come to Ha Noi.
.........................................................................................................................................................
240. Summer is the time. The weather is very hot then.
.........................................................................................................................................................
241. I don’t like Summer. It’s often hot then.
.........................................................................................................................................................
242. The bed was comfortable. I slept in it last night.
.........................................................................................................................................................
243. I never forget the park. We met each other for the first time at this park.
.........................................................................................................................................................
244. I do not know the reason. She left school for it.
.........................................................................................................................................................
245. We have not decided the day. I’ll go to London on that day.
.........................................................................................................................................................
246. Our school has a good laboratory. The students practice chemistry in the laboratory.
.........................................................................................................................................................
247. Our school has a good laboratory. Mr John designed it in
.........................................................................................................................................................
248. : is the time. My plane will arrive then.
.........................................................................................................................................................
249. I love my parents’ house. I was born in that house.
.........................................................................................................................................................
250. The book is a telephone directory. We can look up tel number in this book.
.........................................................................................................................................................
251. We first met in The revolution took place then.
.........................................................................................................................................................
252. This is the house. We have lived there for five years.
.........................................................................................................................................................
253. We often visit our friends in Brostol. It is only miles away.
.........................................................................................................................................................
Combine sentence using : preposition + whom/which
254. The movie was interesting. We went to it.
.........................................................................................................................................................
255. I couldn’t understand the woman. I talked to her on the phone.
.........................................................................................................................................................
256. I want to tell you about the party. I went to it last night.
.........................................................................................................................................................
257. The music was gentle. We listened to it last night.
.........................................................................................................................................................
258. Alice likes the foreign family. She is living with them.
.........................................................................................................................................................
259. The market has refresh vegetables. I usually go to it.
.........................................................................................................................................................
260. The man is over there. I told you about him.
.........................................................................................................................................................
261. The film is fantastic. They are talking about it.
.........................................................................................................................................................
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.........................................................................................................................................................
263. We are speaking to the man. The man was our new history teacher.
.........................................................................................................................................................
264. The teacher is Mr Pike. We studied with him last year.
.........................................................................................................................................................
265. We are very interested in the problem. It has been discussed in class.
.........................................................................................................................................................
266. Lung cancer is very dangerous. Million of people died of it.
.........................................................................................................................................................
267. I like standing at the window. I can see the park from the window.
.........................................................................................................................................................
268. The woman lives next door to me. You gave place to her on the bus.
.........................................................................................................................................................
269. The examination lasted days. I was successful in this exams.
.........................................................................................................................................................
270. This is the result of our work. I’m pleased with it.
.........................................................................................................................................................
271. Mr Brown is the man. I’m responsible to him for my work.
.........................................................................................................................................................
272. This snake is dangerous. I’m afraid of it.
.........................................................................................................................................................
273. There are a number of factors. We have no control over them.
.........................................................................................................................................................
274. The picture was beautiful. She was looking at it.
.........................................................................................................................................................
275. That’s the woman. John used to be married to her.
.........................................................................................................................................................
276. My sister has daughters. I often have to look after them.
.........................................................................................................................................................
277. This is the book. I’m looking for it.
.........................................................................................................................................................
278. The boy fell in love with the girl. She left him after a few weeks.
.........................................................................................................................................................
Reduced relative clauses
Rút gọn mệnh đề quan hệ sử dụng Ving, V hoặc Vto
279. Neil Armstrong was the first man who walked on the moon
.........................................................................................................................................................
280. I come from a city that is located in the southern part of the country.
.........................................................................................................................................................
281. The children who attend that school receive a good education.
.........................................................................................................................................................
282. The scientists who are researching the causes of cancer are making progress.
.........................................................................................................................................................
283. They live in a house that was built in
.........................................................................................................................................................
284. We have an apartment which overlooks the park.
.........................................................................................................................................................
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.........................................................................................................................................................
286. We stood on the bridge which connects the two halves of the building.
.........................................................................................................................................................
287. I come from a city which is located in the southern part of the country
.........................................................................................................................................................
288. The vegetables which are sold in this supermarket are grown without chemicals.
.........................................................................................................................................................
289. Do you know the woman who is coming toward us ?
.........................................................................................................................................................
290. The people who was waiting for the bus in the rain are getting wet.
.........................................................................................................................................................
291. I come from a city that is located in the southern part of the country.
.........................................................................................................................................................
292. They live in a house that was built in
.........................................................................................................................................................
293. He was the first man who left the burning building.
.........................................................................................................................................................
294. The couple who live in the house next door are both college professors
.........................................................................................................................................................
295. The people who are waiting for the bus in the rain are getting wet.
.........................................................................................................................................................
296. The students who did not come to the class yesterday explain their absence to the teacher.
.........................................................................................................................................................
297. Did you get the message which concerned the special meeting ?
.........................................................................................................................................................
298. Lan is the second student who entered the classroom this morning.
.........................................................................................................................................................
299. The psychologists who study the nature of sleep have made important discoveries.
.........................................................................................................................................................
300. He was the only man who reached the top.
.........................................................................................................................................................
301. He is always the first who comes and the last who goes.
.........................................................................................................................................................
302. People who listen to very loud music may suffer gradual hearing loss.
.........................................................................................................................................................
303. He was the second man who was saved in the fire.
.........................................................................................................................................................
304. I haven’t got anything that I could open a bottle of wine with.
.........................................................................................................................................................
305. The Queen Elizabeth is the largest ship which has been built on the island.
.........................................................................................................................................................
306. The fifth man who was interviewed was completely unsuitable.
.........................................................................................................................................................
307. This is the third who is late for the meeting today.
.........................................................................................................................................................
308. Am I the next person who joins the interview ?
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Chuyển các non-defining clauses ( Ving, Vto, V clauses ) sang mệnh đề quan hệ :
309. Neil Armstrong was the first person to set foot on the moon.
.........................................................................................................................................................
310. The road joining the two villages is very narrow.
.........................................................................................................................................................
311. A lot of people invited to the party could not come.
.........................................................................................................................................................
312. The students not doing exercise must be punished strictly.
.........................................................................................................................................................
313. This is the third person to be offered the job.
.........................................................................................................................................................
314. Hoa was the second student to win the first prize in the English speaking contest.
.........................................................................................................................................................
Rewrite the following sentences:
315. My friend gave me a lot of advice. I think of them every night.
.........................................................................................................................................................
316. The girl is John’s sister. I introduced you to her.
.........................................................................................................................................................
317. Who was the first person who left the office yesterday?
.........................................................................................................................................................
318. People have gathered in front of the Town Hall which are protesting against pollution.
.........................................................................................................................................................
319. A tenant is someone who rent a room, a house or an apartment.
.........................................................................................................................................................
320. Mary is always the first who comes and the last who go.
.........................................................................................................................................................
321. Mr. John hasn’t given us his reply. We sent to him the letter.
.........................................................................................................................................................
322. The man was found dead. We’re looking for him.
.........................................................................................................................................................
323. Jenny who plays piano very well is a nice friend.
.........................................................................................................................................................
324. This is the last one who was rescued by the police.
.........................................................................................................................................................
325. You sent me a present. Thank you very much for it.
.........................................................................................................................................................
326. She was dancing with a student. He had a slight limp.
.........................................................................................................................................................
327. I am looking after some children. They are terribly spoilt.
.........................................................................................................................................................
328. The bed has no mattress. I sleep on this bed.
.........................................................................................................................................................
329. Romeo and Juliet were lovers. Their parents hated each other.
.........................................................................................................................................................
Combine these sentences into one, using a restricted or unrestricted relative clause. After
you combine
330. It’s very cloudy. This means that it might rain soon
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331. Do you see that cloud? I mean the one that looks like an ice cream cone.
 Do you see...
332. I heard the news. By the way, it was announced yesterday
 I heard............................................................................................................................................
333. I heard the news. I mean the news announced yesterday
 I heard............................................................................................................................................
334. Some students don’t read much. They will not learn English as well as other students.
 Some students.................................................................................................................................
335. I’m not talking about one girl. She told me she loves me.
 I’m not talking about the girl.........................................................................................................
336. I’m talking about another girl. She can’t stand me.
 I’m not talking about the girl.........................................................................................................
337. Mary, this is Bill. He is joining our class next week
 Mary, this is Bill.............................................................................................................................
338. A school bag is in the teacher’s office. Is that your school bag?
 Is that your.....................................................................................................................................
339. Paris is a city. I have always wanted to visit Paris
 Paris is...........................................................................................................................................
340. In Ford developed his Model T car. It sold for $
 In ...................................................................................................................................................
341. Have you got something? It gets ink out of a carpet
 Have you got something.................................................................................................................
342. My mother was sitting beside me. She whispered in my ear
 My mother…...................................................................................................................................
343. The accident happened at my teacher’s house. Many cats were there
 The accident happened at..............................................................................................................
Complete the sentences using a relative clause.
344. Catherine and Sue are two girls (like dancing)
.........................................................................................................................................................
345. My mobile phone is something (be very important to me)
.........................................................................................................................................................
346. Anthony is a friend of mine (live in Boston)
.........................................................................................................................................................
347. West Side Story is a musical (be very famous)
.........................................................................................................................................................
348. An airport is a place (planes land)
.........................................................................................................................................................

Fill in these sentences with WHO, WHICH, WHERE, WHOM, THAT or WHOSE

349. The man, _____________ WHO is sitting on the chair, is a teacher.


350. The dog, _____________ WHICH is eating, belongs to Mike.
351. This actor, _____________ WHOSE films are very bad, is really rich.
352. People _____________ WHOM the company employs are expected to sign a contract.
353. The house _____________ WHICH you saw belongs to my brother.
354. The only thing _____________ THAT matters is to tell the truth.
355. That's the house _____________ WHERE I was born.
356. The girl _____________ WHO phoned to my sister is her best friend.
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357. Ann, _____________ WHOSE children are now grown up, is looking for a job.
358. I told the police _____________ WHAT happened.
359. Peter is sick. / I met Peter yesterday.
 Peter, _____________ WHOM I met yesterday, is sick.
360. These pupils are disruptive. / These pupils come into the classroom.
 These pupils, _____________ WHO come into the classroom, are disruptive.
361. My car is broken. / I crashed my car in a roundabout.
 My car, _____________ WHICH I crashed in a roundabout, is broken.
362. That is my bus. / I usually take that bus.
 That is the bus _____________ WHICH I usually take.
363. Here is a game. / I don't understand the rules of the game.
 Here is a game the rules _____________ OF WHICH I don't understand.
364. John is fat. / The appetite of John is spectacular.
 John, _____________ WHOSE appetite is spectacular, is fat.
365. My book has been stained. / I put my book into the trash bag.
 My book, _____________ WHICH I put into the trash bag,has been stained.
366. My father is coming back. / My father is in a bad mood.
 My father , _____________ WHO is coming back, is in a bad mood.
367. Maggy is crying. / I comfort Maggy.
 I comfort Maggy _____________ WHO is crying.
368. 1This child seems to be sad. / The school record book of this child is awful.
369. This child, _____________ WHOSE school record book is awful, seems to be sad.
370. The woman _____________ WHO is reading a book is a friend of mine.
371. John, _____________ WHOSE father is a doctor, wants to be a doctor too.
372. the book _____________ WHICH is on the table is not for sale.
373. My sister, _____________ WHOSE husband is inside the car, can't drive.
374. He's the boy _____________ WHO delivers the newspaper on Sundays.
375. My friend Paul _____________ WHO lives in London, always takes the bus to go to work.
376. The Indian restaurant _____________ WHICH is in Green street is very expensive.
377. Yes, this restaurant is expensive, but the Chef, _____________ WHO is a native Indian, is a
marvellous cook.
378. Who is this man _____________ WHOSE wife is looking so sad ?
379. Do you see the dog, _____________ WHICH is over there?
380. Is this the umbrella _________WHICH you lost ?
381. The man _________WHO is sitting by the door takes a break.
382. He reminds me of someone _________WHOM I used to know.
383. The children played in the snow _________WHICH had fallen during the night.
384. He is the doctor _________WHOM I will see this afternoon.
385. John is the boy _________WHOSE father is a painter.
386. She is the girl _________WHOM I saw at the party last night.
387. The student _________WHO lent you his book, speaks Italian.
388. The boy to _________WHOM you spoke is my cousin.
389. Marco Polo was a young traveler _________WHOSE father was a rich man.
390. This is the painting _________WHICH Mr.Cool showed us last week.
391. The gloves _________WHICH I lost at school yesterday were not my best ones.
392. The doctor _________WHOM she visited is famous.
393. The flowers _________WHICH my boyfriend gave me have died.
394. She doesn't know the person _________WHOM they mentioned.
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395. A chef is a person _________WHO cooks food in a restaurant.
396. He had to deliver a message to a person _________WHOSE name was Mrs Smith.
397. Luckily he had never met the boy _________WHO had just died.
398. He is famous now for a theory _____WHICH has changed our ideas of time space and universe.
399. Men _________ who lead are never good followers.
400. The women _________ whom I saw in the house, were quiet.
401. The book _________ which I had given to him was well-written.
402. The town _________ which I saw in Italy were beautiful.
403. The towns _________ which I saw in Greece were beautiful.
404. The women _________ to whom I gave gifts were happy.
405. The sailors _________ who were on the ship worked hard.
406. The road _________ by which we travelled was long.
407. The man _________ by whom we were scolded was unpleasant.
408. The boy _________ to whom I gave the task was proud.
409. The soldier _________ whose son I knew was brave.
410. The woman _________ whose house was large lived close by.
411. The women _________ whom I saw in town were quite angry.
412. The women _________ whose voices were pleasant sang at the concert.
413. Animals _________ which run wild in the streets are never fun.
414. The animals _________ which I saw in the streets were wild.
415. The woman _________ whom I praised was happy.
416. The animal _________ which I saw was tame.
417. The man _________ whom I saw was tall.
418. The ships _________ on which we sailed were swift.
419. The ship _________ on which we sailed was swift.
420. Where's that book _________WHICH was here a moment ago?
Put a relative pronoun into each gap. At the same time, decide whether the relative pronoun
can be omitted.
421. The books, __________ I'd ordered over the internet, took nearly three weeks to arrive.
422. The books __________ I'd ordered from a bookshop arrived the following week.
423. My parents, __________ were born in the north of England, moved to London to find work.
424. The man __________ lives upstairs is always playing music when I'm trying to get to sleep.
425. The building __________ I live in was built in the 1920s.
426. The building __________ I live was built in the 1920s.
427. The employee to __________ you refer is no longer working for this company.
428. Do you remember the name of the man __________ car you crashed into?
429. The hotel __________ we stayed was very good for the price.
Decide whether the relative pronoun is a subject pronoun or an object pronoun.
430. Do you know the girl _________ who I danced with?
431. Do you know the girl _________ who danced with me?
432. The apples _________ that are lying on the table are bad.
433. The apples _________ that we bought in the shop are bad.
434. We will stay at a hotel _________ which is not far from the beach.
435. We will stay at a hotel _________ which my friend has recommended to us.
436. That is a museum _________ which I like very much.
437. That is a museum _________ which lies in the heart of the town.
438. This is the man _________ who Barbara visited in Scotland.
439. This is the man _________ who lives in Scotland.
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440. This is the picture _________ that Jane painted.
441. Do you know the man _________ who is speaking on the phone?
442. We ate the sweets _________ which my mother had bought.
443. Is this the boy _________ who plays the piano?
444. This is the house _________ that was broken into.
Fill in the blanks with: who, which or that.
445. That man is the writer_____________ wrote a best- selling novel
446. Here is the CD ___________ you thought you had lost.
447. A proffesor is someone ________________ teaches in a university.
448. The only present _____________ I didn’t like was the gold belt.
449. A meteorologist is someone _________ knows about the weather.
450. This is the book ______________ I wrote to you about.
451. Anybody _________________ wants to join the drama society must sign up now.
452. This is the shop ______________ is so expensive.
453. Ciro´s was the best club ___________ I have ever been to.
454. The tower _________ blew down in the storm was over years old.
Put who or that only if necessary.
455. The match _______ we saw was so boring.
456. Did I tell you about the people ____________________ live next door?
457. The horse _____________ won the race belongs to an Irish woman.
458. I love the ice cream __________ they sell in that shop.
459. The book ______________ I`m reading is about jazz.
460. We´ ll go to a restaurant _________________ has a children´s menu.
Fill in each blank using a relative pronoun. Pay attention to non- defining
Clauses. Use: who, which, where, that.
461. The books, __________ I'd ordered over the internet, took nearly three weeks to arrive.
462. The books _______________ I'd ordered from a bookshop arrived the following week.
463. My parents, ________ were born in the north of England, moved to London to find work.
464. The man ________ lives upstairs is always playing music when I'm trying to get to sleep.
465. The building _____________I live in was built in the 9s.
466. The building __________ I live was built in the 9s.
467. The car's making a funny noise again,_______ means we'll have to get someone to look at it.
468. The employee to __________ you refer is no longer working for this company.
469. Do you remember the name of the man ______________car you crashed into?
470. Have you any idea ___________they were arguing about?
471. The hotel ______________ we stayed was very good for the price.
472. The woman __________is sitting at the desk is Mr Winter's secretary.
473. I cannot remember the reason ___________ he wanted us to leave.
474. Jane, ____________ mother is a physician, is very good at biology.
475. She didn’t see the snake __________ was lying on the ground.
476. Do you know the shop ________ Andrew picked me up?

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