16. What I really want to know is whether he will go abroad next month?
主语从句在复合句中作主句的主语,引导主语从句的词有从属连词that, whether以及连接代词who, what,which, whoever, whatever, whichever和连接副词when, where, why, how等.
That she was chosen made us very happy.
That he is still alive is a wonder.他还活着，真是奇迹。
That we shall be late is certain.我们要晚了，这是确定无疑的。
That he should have ignored the working class was natural.他忽视工人阶级是很自然的。
That she is still alive is a consolation.她还活着是使人感到宽慰的。
That she became an artist may have been due to her father’s influence.她成为画家可能是受她父亲的影响。
That you are coming to London is the best news I have heard this long time.你将来伦敦是好久以来我听到的最好消息。
That she was chosen made a tremendous stir in her village.她被挑选上，在她村子里引起很大轰动。
Whether she will come or not is still a question.
Whether he has signed the contract or not doesn’t matter. 他是否在合同上签了字，是无关紧要的。
Whether it will do us harm remains to be seen.是否对我们有害还要看一看。
Whether they would support us was a problem.他们是否会支持我们还是一个问题。
Which team will win the match is stillunknown.
Whoever comes to the party will receive apresent.
Whoever told you that was lying. 不管这话是谁对你说的，都是撒谎。
Whichever climber gets to the top first will get a ￡5,000 prize. 不管是谁首先爬到山顶都将获得5000英镑的奖金。
Whoever is top from wins the game when two matched players meet.两强相争勇者胜。
Whichever (of you) comes in first will receive a prize.无论(你们)谁先到都可以得奖。
Whichever you want is yours.你要哪个，哪个就是你的。
When they will start has not been decidedyet.
When we arrive doesn’t matter.什么时候到没有关系。
How it was done was a mystery.这是怎样做的是一个谜。
How this happened is not clear to anyone.这件事怎样发生的，谁也不清楚。
How many people we are to invite is still a question.邀请多少人还是一个问题。
Where I spend my summer is no business of yours.我在哪里过暑假不关你的事。