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Grammar Pet Peeve of the Week: Dangling Participle

Uh oh! Your participle is dangling!  Isn’t that embarassing? It happens to a lot of us. In fact, I’ve noticed this mistake frequently enough that I thought it merited a little post. Grammar girl will give you a complete explanation of  the errant modifier and its ramifications. Essentially it’s when you modify a subject that’s not [...]