When and How to Reduce Adjective Clauses

I’ve finally addressed adjective phrases in my series on adjective clauses. This latest lesson is by far the longest one in the playlist. I felt strongly about teaching not simply how to reduce an adjective clause, but when it makes sense to. I packed in a good amount of illustration and and practice.

The theme of my lesson is mainly one’s priorities at work, which might include money, passion, growth, and purpose. I featured one of my brothers, who played professional hockey out of his love for the game and the chance to push himself to his limits. If you’d like to practice this grammar point while exploring your students’ thoughts on the rewards one gets from work, please check out my Reducing Adjective Clauses_handout.

Photo credit: Question Mark, Pile, Question Mark by qimono. Retrieved from the Public Domain at https://pixabay.com/en/question-mark-pile-question-mark-2492009/.


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