The KISS Grammar Workbooks Return to Ouida
Directions Delayed Subjects (IM)

Exercise # 1 on Subordinate Clauses as Delayed Sentences
From A Dog of Flanders by Ouida

1.) "One must never rest till one dies," thought Patrasche; and sometimes it seemed to

him that that time of rest for him was not very far off.

2.) It was quite night when he passed the mill-house: he knew the little window of her 


3.) The doors of the inner hall were opened; the eager, panting throng rushed in: it was 

known that the selected picture would be raised above the rest upon a wooden dais.