Phrase & Clause | English Grammar |

Phrase & Clause are also a part of English Grammar. These are the part of a sentence, Clause gives the sentence a meaning.

Phrase & Clause | English Grammar |
Phrase & Clause Exercise

Phrase - A Phrase is a part of the sentence and does not give complete sense.
1. The sun sets in the west.
2. He sat on a wall.
3. I like playing hockey.
4. I don't know how to prepare tea.
5. He took lunch in the afternoon.
6. He tried to win the match.
7. He slept at night.
8. To err is human.
9. I salute my motherland.
10. We want a place in the city.
The group of words in italics given above are Phrases.

Clause - A clause has a subject and a predicate and makes complete sense.
1. Tell me what you want.
2. I don't know where he lives.
3. Ram told me that he was not well.
4. I can't go while it is raining.
5. I think that you have done your duty.
6. I believe he is innocent.
7. I am sure he will help you.
8. They believed that he was innocent.
9. He is sure that he will win the match.
10. No one doubts that he speaks the truth.
In the above sentences, the group of words in italics are Clauses.

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