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What is a nominal clause?



A nominal clause is a subordinate clause that functions as a noun phrase.

Examples (English)
  • I know that he is here.
  • From where I stood, I saw the horse.
  Here is a kind of nominal clause:
  A nominal clause is a kind of

Hartmann and Stork 1972 151


Quirk, Greenbaum, Leech, and Svartvik 1985 1048


Crystal 1985 207

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