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participle phrase


She is having difficulty distinguishing between a participle phrase and a sentence fragment.
  grammar:  a phrase with a participle that modifies a noun or pronoun — such as:  "Peeking through the window, I saw the trailer."
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participial phrases participial phrase participle phrase
Strongly Associated with:   participle, dangling participle, dangling modifier
Notes:
Less commonly called a "participial phrase".
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Recognizing Participle Phrases
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  • She is having difficulty distinguishing between a participle phrase and a sentence fragment.
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Associated words [difficulty]:   participle phrase , participle [8] , participle [8]
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Most commonly used in these subjects:   Human Behavior, History, Public Policy & Politics
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