Relative pronouns worksheet

November 11, 2012pdf

Relative pronouns are words like who, whom, whose, which and that. Sometimes the words what, when, where and why are also used like relative pronouns.

Complete the following sentences using appropriate relative pronouns.

Question 1

The thief ……………………………… stole the bicycle has been caught.

that

which

who

that or who

Question 2

Show me the road ……………………………….. leads to the railway station.

that

which

who

that or which

Question 3

He ……………………………. does his best should be rewarded.

who

that

which

who or that

Question 4

My grandfather, ………………………………… I loved, is dead.

who

that

which

whom

Question 5

Kalidas, …………………………….. wrote some fine dramas in Sanskrit, is often called the Shakespeare of India.

who

which

that

who or that

Question 6

He is a rogue ………………………………. no one trusts.

who

whom

that

which

Question 7

That boy ……………………………… you see there sings very well.

whom

that

which

whom or that

Question 8

Coal, ………………………………… is a very useful mineral, is found in many parts of India.

that

which

who

who or that

Question 9

John, …………………………… sings very well, is popular among the girls.

who

which

that

who or that

Question 10

We bought some apples from …………………………….. we extracted the juice.

who

whom

which

whose

Answers

1. The thief who / that stole the bicycle has been caught.

2. Show me the road that / which leads to the railway station.

3. He who / that does his best should be rewarded.

4. My grandfather whom I loved is dead.

5. Kalidas who wrote some fine dramas in Sanskrit is often called the Shakespeare of India.

6. He is a rogue whom no one trusts.

7. That boy whom / that you see there sings well.

8. Coal which is a very useful mineral is found in many parts of India.

9. John who sings well is popular among the girls.

10. We bought some apples from which we extracted the juice.

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