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Q: In the following sentence, identify the participle and the word the participle modifies. Talking rapidly, she gestured with her hands to emphasize her point. Participle:
talkingpointgesturedherhandsemphasizesherapidly Word Modified: pointemphasizeshetalkinggesturedherrapidlyhands
A: Talking rapidly, she gestured with her hands to emphasize her point. Participle: Talking; Word modified: She.
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Talking rapidly, she gestured with her hands to emphasize her point.
Participle: Talking;
Word modified: She.
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In the sentence `Talking rapidly, she gestured with her hands to emphasize her point'- "Rapidly" would be the participle. It is used to modify "hands".
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