1. ## pls correct --clauses

pls correct it.

Q. Add a second clause(subordinate) to each of these main clauses.

1. The apple was rotten ______________________________________.
Ans. The apple was rotten after i bought it.

2. I could see a town in the distance ___________________________.
Ans. I could see a town in the distance while travelling in the train.

3. My brother and i quarrelled_________________________________
Ans. My brother and i quarrelled before we left for dinner .

4. These feathers are similar __________________________________.
Ans. These feathers are similar but are not of the same size.

Ans. The radiator was leaking while i was driving.

Q. Add a main clause to each of these second clause (subordinate).

1. _____________________and we enjoyed ourselves.
Ans. We went to shallal (theme park ) and we enjoyed ourselves.

2. _____________________when the race started.
Ans.It was very hot when the race started.

3. Although i am a good swimmer__________________.
Ans. Although i am a good swimmer i lost the race.

4. __________________because he was very generous.
Ans. Everybody liked him because he was very generous.

5. Before the bridge was built_____________________.
Ans. Before the bridge was built there was lot of traffic in the road.

2. ## Re: pls correct --clauses

Originally Posted by speed2
pls correct it.

Q. Add a second clause(subordinate) to each of these main clauses.

1. The apple was rotten ______________________________________.
Ans. The apple was rotten after I bought it. [Though I think it would be better as "The apple was rotten before I bought it]

2. I could see a town in the distance ___________________________.
Ans. I could see a town in the distance while travelling in the train. ok

3. My brother and i quarrelled_________________________________
Ans. My brother and I quarrelled before we left for dinner . ok

4. These feathers are similar __________________________________.
Ans. These feathers are similar but are not of the same size. ok

Ans. The radiator was leaking while I was driving. ok

Q. Add a main clause to each of these second clause (subordinate).

1. _____________________and we enjoyed ourselves.
Ans. We went to Shallal (theme park ) and we enjoyed ourselves. ok

2. _____________________when the race started.
Ans.It was very hot when the race started. ok

3. Although I am a good swimmer__________________.
Ans. Although I am a good swimmer I lost the race. ok

4. __________________because he was very generous.
Ans. Everybody liked him because he was very generous. ok

5. Before the bridge was built_____________________.
Ans. Before the bridge was built there was lot of traffic in the road. [...there was lots of traffic/there was a lot of traffic..] otherwise ok.

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