Where he was born is unknown to us.
He told me where he was born.
This is where he was born.
I have no idea where he was born.
This is the place where he was born.
He works where he was born.
No matter where you go ,I’ll wait for you here.
1.____ we shall spend our holiday this summer ____ decided.
A. why, is not
B. when , has not
C. where, has not been
D. That, hadn’t
有时为了平衡句子,避免句子头重脚轻,使用形式主语it,指代where引导的主语从句。如: It’s really no business of yours where I spent my summer.
2.Can you make sure ____ the gold ring?
A. where Alice had put
B. where had Alice put
C. where Alice has put
D. where has Alice put
3.Upon graduation he asked to be sent to _____.
A.where he is most needed
B. where he needed
C. where he is mostly needed
D. where is he mostly needed
4.Go and get your coat. It’s ____ you left it.
C. there where
D. where there
That’s where we differ. 这就是我们的分歧所在 。
That’s where we stand. 这就是我们的立场。
That’s where you are wrong. 你的错就在这儿 。
5.The proposal had been put forward, and then arose the question ___ we were to get the proofs ___.
A. what, needed
B. where, to need
C. what, to need
D. where, needed
where引导定语从句,其前有表示地点的先行词,where在从句中作状语,可用“介词+which”替换 。该用什么介词,需根据先行词的具体情况而定 。
6.After living in Paris for fifty years he returned to the small town ____ he grew up as a child.
选择引导定语从句的关系词时,不能只看先行词,误认为先行词表示地点就选关系副词where ,做这类题的关键要看定语从句里缺少什么成分,当从句中缺少主语,宾语时,应用that或which, 缺少地点状语时,应用where引导定语从句 。
This is the place _____ I worked last year.
This is the place _____ I visited last year.
第一句定语从句里缺少地点状语,即I worked (in the place) last year,填where或in which,
第二句定语从句里缺少visited的宾语,即I visited (the place) last year, 故填which, that或省略。
7.I can still remember the sitting-room ____ my mother and I used to sit in the evening.
8.There were dirty marks on her trousers ____ she had wiped her hands.
9.If a shop has chairs ____ women can park their men, women will spend more time in the shop.
有些名词作先行词时表抽象的地点,其后也可由where引导定语从句,在定语从句中作状语 。这类抽象的地点名词有:point, position , situation, condition, state,scene, business, stage等 。
10.We’re just trying to reach a point ____ both sides will sit down together and talk.
11.Each player of chess is trying to trap the other player’s king into a position ____ escape is impossible.
C. in which
D. from which
She climbed up to the top of the hill, from where she could have a good view of the whole town.
12.His head soon appeared out of a window, ____ he could see an elephant in the distance.
A. from where
C. from that
13.After the war, a new school building was put up ____ there had once been a theatre.
14.--- Mom, what did your doctor say?
--- He advised me to live ____ the air is fresher.
in where B. in which C. the place where D. where
where引导的是地点状语从句,相当于定语从句中的in the place where,从涵义上讲,where等同于in / on / at / to the place where 。
Na matter where 引导让步状语从句,相当于wherever, 意为“不管…在哪里,无论何地”。如
No matter where he goes, I’ll go, and I don’t care what happens.
=Wherever he goes, I’ll go, and I don’t care what happens
15.The place ____ the bridge is supposed to be built should be ____ the cross-river traffic is the heaviest.
A. which, where
B. at which, which
C. at which, where
D. which, in which
16.Could it be in the room ____ we had a talk last night ____ you left your keys?
that, where B. in which, where
C. where, that
D. where, where
17.--- Do you still remember where we met for the first time?
--- Of course. It’s in the hotel ____ you stayed.
18.A modern city has been set up in ____ was a wasteland ten years ago.
19.In an hour, we can travel to places ___would have taken our ancestors days to reach.
20.He transplanted the little tree to the garden ____ it was the best time for it.
21.--- Do you have anything to say for yourselves?
--- Yes, there’s one point ____ we must insist on.
1. Is this research center ____ we visited the modern equipment last year?
C. the one that
2. Go and get your umbrella. It’s still ____ you left it.
B. in which
D. in the place
3. Little Jim is going to spend his holiday in Paris, ____ lives his uncle.
4. Is this the town ____ he visited his friend the other day?
C. the one
5. Nowadays teenagers like to go to the fast food restaurants, ____, as the name says, eating doesn’t take much time.
6. A new school building is under construction, so we can not walk _ we liked as before.
7. This photo of mine was taken ____ stood the famous high tower.
B. in which
8. I kept this picture ___ I can see it everyday as it reminds me of my university days.
A. in which
9. --- Where do you plan to work?
--- I’ve made up my mind to go ____ I’m most needed.
A. to the place
B. to which
10. He put it ____ was light, in other words, where everyone could see it.
C. where there
D. there where
11. It was ____ my father worked ____ I work now.
A. where, that
B. where, when
C. that, where
D. that, that
12. I think you’ve got the point ____ a change is needed, otherwise you will fail.
13. I really don’t know ____ I had my money stolen.
A. when was it that
B. that it was when
C. where it was that
D. it was where that
14.It was in the village ___ he once lived___ he got his junior education.
A. that, where
B. where, that
C. which, where
D. where, which
15. It was ____ that I found my books.
A. where I had left them
C. in the place that I had left them
D. here and there 答案:1.A 2. C 3. C 4. D 5. D. 6. B 7. C 8. B 9. D 10. C 11. A 12.D 13. C 14. B 15. A