One thing that I'd really miss is my mom's cooking.
Subject: One thing
noun: mom's cooking
Is that right? oNe more thing...what's the difference between a noun and a subject? Isn't a subject a noun?
that I would really miss = restrictive relative clause, noun clause, appositive, modifies (define) the subject.
is = linking verb
my mom's cooking is the subject complement
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AnonymousCould someone break this down grammatically for me?It is called adjective relative clause that modifies one thing .
A noun can be a subject but a subject is not always be a noun. For example, a subject can be a noun clause as well.
Inchoateknowledgeone thing =subject
the verb : is
AnonymousYes, it's right.
subject is the whole noun phrase: One thing that i'd really miss.
the noun is: thing
relative clause: i'd really miss
object: mom's cooking
so as you can see the subject is not a noun but is a noun phrase.
I hope this is right
One thing I'd really miss is my mom's cooking.
One thing I'd really miss is the noun phrase. It is made up of a noun (One thing) and a relative clause (I'd really miss).
The noun phrase can go before or after the verb be. In this example it's before be (is).
Hence, it's also the subject. Be is an irregular verb.
A relative clause is defined as a clause that modifies a noun in a sentence or in a noun phrase.
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