is a group of words that has both a subject and a verb. Any simple
sentence is a clause. Unlike phrases, clauses include both a subject and a verb.
The specific types of clauses are the following:
➲ A main or independent clause
is a group of words that can stand
alone. ‘‘Jeremiah was a bullfrog’’ is such a clause.
➲ A subordinate or dependent clause is a group of words that
cannot stand alone. This clause needs to be accompanied by a main
or independent clause to make sense. In the sentence, ‘‘Moe went to
the department store after she finished her drawings,’’ the subordinate
or dependent clause is after she finished her drawings, and the main or
independent clause is Moe went to the department store.
The three types of subordinate or dependent clauses are these:
➲ The adverb clause is a group of words that functions as an adverb.
In the sentence, ‘‘While Nick was riding his bike, he saw his friends
walking along the street,’’ the adverb clause is While Nick was riding
➲ The adjective clause is a group of words that functions as an adjective.
In the sentence, ‘‘Doris is the woman who designed the mural,’’ the
adjective clause who designed the mural describes the woman.
➲ The noun clause is a group of words that functions as a noun. In the
sentence, ‘‘This is what the doctor recommended to me,’’ the noun
clause is what the doctor recommended to me. The clause functions as a
Precautions while using CNG
Always use approved CNG kit And cylinder. It is dangerous and illegal to use substandard cylinder and fittings.
Do not install LPG, Propane or any other cylinder in place of a CNG cylinder. It is unsafe and unlawful.
It is advisable to have insurance coverage of the CNG kit along with the vehicle accessories.
Always, park the vehicle at least 6 meters away from sources of ignition fire.
Always refer to the CNG kit suppliers manual for operating instructions and do not do trouble shooting yourself, other than that recommended by the manufacturer.
Be aware of the location and operation of cylinder valve, master shut off valve and burst disc in the CNG system.
Ask your mechanic to identify these parts for you. It would be helpful for emergency handling of any CNG leak.