Viewing test suite subordination1_src_src

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Reference
James, Syntax. 1956. 'Syntactic Strucgyms'
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Items for subordination1_src_src
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Condition
Subordinate clause 1 Subj SRC Modifier Subordinate clause 2 Obj SRC Modifier Main clause
Item Condition Subordinate clause 1 Subj SRC Modifier Subordinate clause 2 Obj SRC Modifier Main clause
1 Sub As the doctor who wore a white lab coat studied the textbook that described several advances in cancer therapy , the nurse walked into the room
1 No-sub The doctor who wore a white lab coat studied the textbook that described several advances in cancer therapy , the nurse walked into the room
2 Sub After the hunter who was carrying a rifle shot the deer that was running away from him , he skinned the carcass
2 No-sub The hunter who was carrying a rifle shot the deer that was running away from him , he skinned the carcass
3 Sub Because students who were in the teacher 's class disliked the material that covered evolution of reproductive systems , they complained to the principal
3 No-sub The students who were in the teacher 's class disliked the material that covered evolution of reproductive systems , they complained to the principal
4 Sub When the general who wore a green uniform every day entered the cantina that stood in the middle of camp , the soldiers cheered loudly
4 No-sub The general who wore a green uniform every day entered the cantina that stood in the middle of camp , the soldiers cheered loudly
5 Sub After the mailman who intimidated the dog delivered the newspaper that was from another city , the dog scratched at the door
5 No-sub The mailman who intimidated the dog delivered the newspaper that was from another city , the dog scratched at the door
6 Sub While lawyers who were from the city printed the documents that were admissible in court , the aids made coffee
6 No-sub The lawyers who were from the city printed the documents that were admissible in court , the aids made coffee
7 Sub Because editor who had impossibly high standards liked the manuscript that described many local politicians , he published it the next month
7 No-sub The editor who had impossibly high standards liked the manuscript that described many local politicians , he published it the next month
8 Sub Since nurse who were from the neighboring research hospital lost her glasses that were purchased from the expensive jewelry store , she administered the wrong medicine
8 No-sub The nurse who were from the neighboring research hospital lost her glasses that were purchased from the expensive jewelry store , she administered the wrong medicine
9 Sub Because the technician who was wearing blue overalls broke the computer that was housed on the top floor , the administrator wrote everything by hand
9 No-sub The technician who was wearing blue overalls broke the computer that was housed on the top floor , the administrator wrote everything by hand
10 Sub After the priest who was adorned in robes blessed the new building that was built by the square , it started to rain
10 No-sub The priest who was adorned in robes blessed the new building that was built by the square , it started to rain
11 Sub Because the architect who was from the rival firm inspected the blueprints that described the building specifications , the house was build correctly
11 No-sub The architect who was from the rival firm inspected the blueprints that described the building specifications , the house was build correctly
12 Sub Before the actor who had a loud voice delivered the monologue that questioned the meaning of life , she took a deep breath
12 No-sub The actor who had a loud voice delivered the monologue that questioned the meaning of life , she took a deep breath
13 Sub While pianist who had long fingers practiced the concerto that was written long ago , the conductor stretched his arms
13 No-sub The pianist who had long fingers practiced the concerto that was written long ago , the conductor stretched his arms
14 Sub Although the students who were in seventh grade enjoyed the novel that was about the dust bowl , the teacher considered it trashy
14 No-sub The students who were in seventh grade enjoyed the novel that was about the dust bowl , the teacher considered it trashy
15 Sub While the waiter who had a overwhelmingly negative attitude read the pamphlet that encouraged home repair and gardening , the customer waited at her table
15 No-sub The waiter who had a overwhelmingly negative attitude read the pamphlet that encouraged home repair and gardening , the customer waited at her table
16 Sub Before the assistant who worked all alone down the hall wrote the letter that exposed corruption and bribery , she drank a cup of coffee
16 No-sub The assistant who worked all alone down the hall wrote the letter that exposed corruption and bribery , she drank a cup of coffee
17 Sub After the diplomat who was from the allied country presented the poster that expressed hope for cooperation , the ambassador gave a speech
17 No-sub The diplomat who was from the allied country presented the poster that expressed hope for cooperation , the ambassador gave a speech
18 Sub While the officials who wore dark suits and ties reviewed the contract that promised increased annual salaries , the players waited nervously
18 No-sub The officials who wore dark suits and ties reviewed the contract that promised increased annual salaries , the players waited nervously
19 Sub Because the librarians who were from the town lost the plans that mapped the old sewer system , the detective looked elsewhere
19 No-sub The librarians who were from the town lost the plans that mapped the old sewer system , the detective looked elsewhere
20 Sub While the tourists who were from the countryside investigated the guidebook that described local customs and rituals , the children played in the sand
20 No-sub The tourists who were from the countryside investigated the guidebook that described local customs and rituals , the children played in the sand
21 Sub When the politicians who wore dark suits passed the new law that raised taxes on businesses and corporations , the protestors matched down the street
21 No-sub The politicians who wore dark suits passed the new law that raised taxes on businesses and corporations , the protestors matched down the street
22 Sub When the police who carried flashlights on their belts found new evidence that pertained to the murder , the judge declared a mistrial
22 No-sub The police who carried flashlights on their belts found new evidence that pertained to the murder , the judge declared a mistrial
23 Sub Before the students who were from foreign countries handed in their essays that were about modern art , they edited all night long
23 No-sub The students who were from foreign countries handed in their essays that were about modern art , they edited all night long
Predictions for subordination1_src_src
Region Left condition Relation Right condition
Description
Region Left condition Relation Right condition Description
Main clause Sub < No-sub The surprisal of region Main clause in condition Sub will be less than in condition No-sub.
Results for subordination1_src_src