Tuesday, June 23, 2009

Gratuitous Grammar Exercise: Nonrestrictive Relative Clauses

Which of the following sentences includes a nonrestrictive relative clause?

1. Perez Hilton, who is awful, got slapped.

2. The guy who slapped Perez Hilton is an American hero.

Guess incorrectly and win a free subscription to Perez Hilton's twitter feed.

1 comment:

Muzzle Mammoth said...

Um, that's too easy.

However, I've heard that instead of waterboarding, information attainment specialists are now using free subscriptions to Perez Hilton's twitter feed.

Supposedly, it's equally painful, but somehow more humane. The logic being that you don't feel like you're dying, you just wish you were.