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What is the subordinate clause of the following sentence? is it a noun, adjective, or adverb clause?:The bull that tried charging at us is back in the pen?

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The basic sentence could read “The bull... is back in the pen”. That is the main clause. “That tried charging at us” is the subordinate clause (it is dependent on the main clause). It is an adjective clause, as it modifies the noun and describes the bull’s past behaviour.