定语从句(The Attributive Clause)
e.g. I have a book that you are looking for.
先行词 关系代词 定语从句
I have a friend who likes playing puter games.
先行词 关系代词 定语从句
关系代词有：who, whom, whose, which, that, as。
关系副词有：when, where, why。
e.g. A plane is a machine that/which can fly.
Let’s ask the student who/that is looking at me over there.
I live in Beijing, where is the capital of China.(NMET’97短文改错,改where为which)
e.g. The noodles (that/which) I cooked were delicious.
The person (whom/that) I just talt is Mr. Li.
③充当定语的关系代词：whose。其用法：whose既可指人，也可指物，whose + n.= n. +of whom/of which。
A. of whom B. whom C. of whose D. whose
The kettle, whose top(the top of which =of which the top) is lost, is of no use.
e.g. He is not the man ______he used to be .（自编）
A. whom B. who C. that D. what
e.g. They will fly to Washington, they plan to stay for two or three days.(08重庆No.21)
A. where B. there
C. which D. when
After living in Paris for 50 years, he returned to the small town _______ he grew up as a child. (NMET’96)
A. which B. where C. that D. when
e.g. The film brought the hours back to me _______ I was taken good care of in that far-away village. (NMET’2001)
A. until B. that C. when D. where
e.g. There are several reasons why we can’t do that.
He couldn’t give the teacher a good reason why he was late for school.
c.f. The reason that he gave for being late sounded reasonable.
e.g. Is there anything that I can do for you in town?