Participial Phrase

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Dangling Modifier - Dangling Participles and Participial Clauses
... Participles or participial clauses may be at the beginning or the end of a sentence, and a participial clause is usually attached to its subject, as in "Walk ... But the participial phrase is attached to the grammatical subject of the sentence, car ... revision, the solution is to abandon the participial clause by transforming the participle "leaping" into the verb "leaped" in the dependent clause "As he ...

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