We owe it to you that there wasn't a serious accident.
I put it to you that Robert offers you money for the information.
I'll see to it that you get your reward.
I take it that you will start out soon.
Rumour has it that the minister would resign soon.
语之后，即V + prep. + it+that结构
I'm counting on it that you will come.
Can you depend upon it that you will keep it strictly confidential?
The fact remains that there is no filling station.
The news that he told us was false.
The news that he would come to inspect was false.
The fact has to be faced that the nearest filling station is thirty miles away.
经常带同位语从句的名词有:answer, belief, explanation, idea, word, conclusion, in-
formation, rumour, truth, possibility, report, opinion等.同位语从句还有一个显著特
He got up too late with the result that he missed the train.
He always works hard in spite of the fact that he is not in good shape.
The breakdown was due to the fact that he had forgotten to fill up the tank.
类似的介词短语还有，owing to the fact that, on the assumption that (=if), on the pre-
tence that(=if)，on the supposition that (=if)，on the understanding that (=if)，on
condition that(二if)，to the extent that(二so that)等。
由what, whatever, where, wherever, whoever, whichever等词引导的定语从句叫做
Whoever told you to quit smoking is quite right.
=Anyone who told you to quit smoking is quite right.
Give him whatever he wants.
二Give him anything that he wants.
Whatever caused the accident was still a mystery.
二The reason that caused the accident was still a mystery.
I'll give this book to whoever wants to get it.
=I'll give this book to anyone who wants to get it.