1．What seemed strange before now appears quite normal to Xie Lei.
2．It’s important that Xie Lei keeps a balance between her studies and her social life.
3．That is why today over 40% of Californians speak Spanish as a first or second language.
4．Her tutor explained that she was supposed to read lots of information to help form a wise opinion of her own.
5．He made it quite clear that he preferred to study English.
6．The fact that she seemed to develop normally was very encouraging.
What is not to our satisfaction is that the price of the meal is a little too high.
How the book will sell depends on its author. 这本书如何销售取决于作者本人。
Where we shall have the meeting makes no difference. 我们在哪儿开会都无所谓。
That you will win the medal seems unlikely. 你想获得奖牌看起来是不可能的。
Whether the sports meeting will be held is not certain now. 运动会是否将举行现在不能确定。
Whether the work can be completed on time is doubtful. 这项工作能否按时完成还不确定。
＝It is doubtful whether/if the work can be completed on time.
It is announced that our school is going to start an activity of “Crazy English” before daily morning exercises.学校通知每日早操前将开展“疯狂英语”活动。
It is necessary that people should learn to face the reality. 人们应该学会面对现实是有必要的。
①_____________is certain that she will do well in her exam.
②_____________we understand things has a lot to do with what we feel.
③It is reported _____________a new film will be put on in the cinema.
Everyone knows that the earth is made up of matter. 每个人都知道地球是由物质构成的。
I doubt whether he will be elected as chairman. 我怀疑他是否会当选为主席。
These two areas are similar in that they both have high rainfall in summer. 这两个地区相似，因为在夏天降水都很多。
I’m not certain whether the train will arrive on time. 我不确信火车是否将会按时到达。
She said (that) she would come here and that I should wait for her till Monday.她说她将会来这儿并让我等到星期一。
②在whether…or not 的固定搭配中，只用 whether。
④作 discuss 的宾语时，只能用 whether。
4．表示喜欢、憎恶等心理活动的动词后习惯上先加个形式宾语it，再接宾语从句。例如：hate，dislike，love，don’t mind，feel like，appreciate，rely on，count on，see to等。
We think it possible that you can finish the work today.我们认为你今天能够完成这项工作。
I don’t think we need to waste much time on it. 我想我们不必在这上面浪费太多时间。(形式上否定)
①I hate _____________ when they talk with their mouths full of food.
②Once we were left to decide _____________to have a picnic in a park or go to a museum.
③I want to be liked and loved for_____________ I am inside.
The question is whether we can finish the work in time. 问题在于我们是否能及时完成这项工作。
The fact remains that we are still not advanced enough. 事实依然是我们还是不够先进。
His first question was whether Tom had arrived yet. 他的首要问题是汤姆是否已经到达。
3．引导表语从句的引导词还可用because，as if，as though，why。
The sky is overcast with dark clouds. It seems as if it is going to rain soon. 天空乌云密布，似乎很快就要下雨了。
①The problem is _____________we can get to replace her.
②I’m afraid he’s more of a talker than a doer，which is _____________he never finishes anything.
③The system works well in the lab，but the question is _____________it will work in reality.
The news that he was admitted to Peking University is exciting. 他被北京大学录取了的消息真是令人激动。
The question who should do the work requires consideration. 谁应当做这份工作，这个问题需要考虑。
I have no idea that you have applied for the post. 我不知道你已经申请了这个职位。
Jim got to know the news that the whole village was in great danger.
Do you know the news(that/which)Jim told me?
①Will the sports meeting be held on time？The question will be discussed tomorrow.
②The headmaster will join us in hiking this Sunday. We are glad at the news.
③A new teacher will teach us English next term. The message reached me yesterday.
1．There is no doubt _____________he will succeed in time.
2．We can’t solve the problem _____________we can travel faster than light.
3．Pick yourself up. Courage is doing _____________you’re afraid to do.
4．Upon graduation he asked to be sent to _____________he was most needed.
5．It is reported _____________the government is going to close the factory.
6．_____________surprises me most is that he is too vain.
7．_____________Mike didn’t turn up at the meeting yesterday made the chairman of the meeting unhappy.
8．You may depend on it _____________I shall always help you.
9．The problem is _____________we can get in touch with her.
10．The message _____________responsibility it was is known to all.
I have read the notice _______________________________________．
_______________________________________ is still unknown.
It’s splendid _______________________________________．
She always thinks of _______________________________________．
The commander ordered _______________________________________．
I think it necessary_______________________________________．
_______________________________________depends on the traffic.
Raw material is _______________________________________．
The news _______________________________________ is exciting.
I’m not sure _______________________________________．
Unit 2 名词性从句
【答案】1.It 2.How 3.that
【答案】1.who/whom 2.why 3.whether
【答案】1.The question whether the sports meeting will be held on time will be discussed tomorrow
2.We are glad at the news that the headmaster will join us in hiking this Sunday
3.The message that a new teacher will teach us English next term reached me yesterday
【答案】1.that 2.how 3.what 4.where 5.that 6.What 7.That 8.that 9.whether 10.whose
1.that our school radio station needs two English announcers
2.Who will win the match
3.that you passed your exam
4. how she can work well
5.that troops (should) set off at once
6.that we take plenty of hot water every day
7.Whether he can come to the party on time
8.what we are badly in need of
9.that we won the game
10.why she refused their invitation