Relative Pronouns - Answer Key
A. Complete the exercise with who,whom,whose or where.
1. What's the name of the man whose
car you borrowed?
2. A cemetery is a place where
people are buried.
3. A pacifist is a person who
believes that all wars are wrong.
4. An orphan is a child whose
parents are dead.
5. The place where
we spent our holidays was really beautiful.
6. This school is only for children whose
first language is not English.
7. I don't know the name of the woman to whom
I spoke on the phone.
B. Complete the following exercise with correct relative pronouns, choosing from the items given.
1. Jake and Jessica Carter,
(that / who) got married about a year
ago, recently bought a new house.
2. The neighborhood
(that / in which) they have been living is a
somewhat dangerous one.
3. The neighborhood
(that / who) they are moving into is much
4. Their new house,
(that / which) they bought quite cheaply,
does need some fixing up.
5. However, they will be receiving some help from their neighbors, most of
(who / whom) they like.
6. The Flintstones
(who / whom) live next door to them, have
volunteered to lend their tools.
7. The Jetsons
(who / whom) live across the street from Jake
and Jessica, have promised to help them put in a new lawn.
8. The Flintstones,
(who / whose) daughter is the same age as
Mackenzie, Jake and Jessica's daughter, are helping Mackenzie make new
(that / who) works for a county hospital, will still have
to commute to work.
(whom / whose) company is nearby, will be able to walk