logging in or signing up Noun Clauses with THAT bbogage Download Post to : URL : Related Presentations : Share Add to Flag Embed Email Send to Blogs and Networks Add to Channel Uploaded from authorPOINT lite Insert YouTube videos in PowerPont slides with aS Desktop Copy embed code: Embed: Flash iPad Copy Does not support media & animations WordPress Embed Customize Embed URL: Copy Thumbnail: Copy The presentation is successfully added In Your Favorites. Views: 4785 Category: Education License: All Rights Reserved Like it (7) Dislike it (0) Added: September 20, 2009 This Presentation is Public Favorites: 4 Presentation Description No description available. Comments Posting comment... By: yenthanh1201 (33 month(s) ago) i love the way u show the lesson. Saving..... Post Reply Close Saving..... Edit Comment Close By: nataliasofia (39 month(s) ago) It's excellelent. I was looking for this. Saving..... Post Reply Close Saving..... Edit Comment Close Premium member Presentation Transcript Noun Clauses with “that” : Noun Clauses with “that” What is a “clause?” Noun clauses with “that” - structure Clauses: : Clauses: A “clause” is a part of a larger sentence, and it MUST contain a subject and a verb. Often a sentence has 2 clauses: A main clause is a complete sentence and can stand independently. A dependent clause has a subject and verb, but cannot stand independently – it must be connected to a main clause to be understood. Example 1: : Example 1: I think that it’s raining outside. I’d better bring an umbrella. Main Clause = I think Dependent clause = that it’s raining … Example 2: : Example 2: We should realize that it’s crucial to work together to save our planet. Main Clause = We should realize Dependent clause = that it’s crucial to work together … Slide 5: This week, we will practice writing and speaking with Noun Clauses. We will practice the following structure: Introductory Clause: "I think . . ." "I feel . . ." "They realize ..." "People believe..." + Noun Clause: (that) _____ ____ ..... subject verb "that" is optional Note: : Note: Introductory clause = main clause I think . . . He feels . . . She believes . . . Noun clause = dependent clause ... (that) . . . More Examples: : More Examples: *the verb in the main clause OR the noun clause can be in any tense. I think that George is a great cook. -simple present 2) I didn’t know that it was your birthday yesterday. -simple past 3) I think that Tom worked late last night. -simple present / simple past Useful Language: : Useful Language: *When speaking, we frequently omit (eliminate) “that” before the noun clause. Example: I think THAT he’s angry. Remember: "that" is optional Practice! On your own paper : Practice! On your own paper For each sentence below: Identify the main clause and the dependent clause Identify the tense of each verb I think that Kelly has been sick recently. (2) She didn’t realize that I was coming. (3) Do you think that Mark is upset with me? (4) We think that she acted rudely. (5) The teacher knows that Jake will be absent tomorrow. (6) Do you agree that the test was difficult? (7) I thought that Karla was taking a French class. Give your paper with your answers to your teacher. Practice makes Perfect! : Practice makes Perfect! For additional practice, go to our class website: www.ecc6.blogspot.com On the right-hand side, under the heading Important Websites for Class, click on: “More about Noun Clauses with “that.” Be sure to ask your teacher or another classmate if you need help with this week’s grammar. Slide 11: the end You do not have the permission to view this presentation. In order to view it, please contact the author of the presentation.