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    yi-ing is offline Senior Member
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    The little boy cowered behind the tree, terrified to make a sound.

    The little boy cowered behind the tree, terrified to make a sound.

    Can the following be extracted from main sentence?


    1 :The little boy, who was terrified to make s sound, cowered behind the tree. [Adjective Clause]

    2: Terrified to make a sound, the little boy cowered behind the tree. [Adjective Clause]

    3: Because he was terrified to make a sound, the little boy cowered behind the tree. [Adverb clause]

    4: Being terrified to make a sound, the little boy cowered behind the tree. [Adverb clause]
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    Re: The little boy cowered behind the tree, terrified to make a sound.

    The little boy cowered behind the tree, [and was] terrified to make a sound.

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