What Are Relative Pronouns?
Types of Relative Clauses
We have two types of relative clause:
- Defining: it is essential to the meaning of the sentence
- Non-defining: it is not essential to the meaning of the sentence
Common Relative Pronouns
When Do We Use Relative Pronouns?
We place relative pronouns directly after the noun or pronoun they are referring to. Look at the following examples:
This is the car
Tim Berners-Lee is the man