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| English Grammar Tests, Elementary Level
ESL/EFL Test #156 "Dishware and Utensils (1)", question 4
A flat dish, that is used to hold many different types of foods, is also called a ..........
English Grammar Tests, Elementary Level
ESL/EFL Test #156 "Dishware and Utensils (1)", answer 4
A flat dish, that is used to hold many different types of foods, is also called a plate.
Correct answer: (b) plate
Your answer was: correct
A "that" relative pronoun is used in the non-defining relative clause of the sentence of this Question 4. According to Author Alan Townend, "that" cannot be used in a non-defining relative clause (ESL Lesson: Relative Pronoun--Particular--
So, why does this Question 4 contradict Author Alan Townend's note?
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