You have new items in your feed. Click to view.
Question and answer
Identify the sentence error in this sentence. Riding his bike, the dog was almost hit by my brother
Riding his bike, the dog was almost hit by my brother. The sentence error is dangling constuction. The sentence reads as if the dog was riding the bike instead of my brother. The sentence should be written as: While my brother was riding his bike, he almost hit the dog.
Question
Asked 4/23/2012 6:00:55 AM
Updated 4/23/2012 8:35:49 AM
1 Answer/Comment
Get an answer
New answers
Rating
3
Riding his bike, the dog was almost hit by my brother.
The sentence error is dangling constuction. The sentence reads as if the dog was riding the bike instead of my brother. The sentence should be written as: While my brother was riding his bike, he almost hit the dog.
Added 4/23/2012 8:36:00 AM
This answer has been added to the Weegy Knowledgebase
Comments

There are no comments.

Add an answer or comment
Log in or sign up first.
Questions asked by the same visitor
Identify the sentence error by selecting the correct abbreviation: DES (definition and explanation structure) DC (dangling construction) MM (other misplaced modifiers) PS (poor structure). sentence: Riding his bike, the dog was almost hit by my brother.
Question
Not Answered
Updated 4/26/2015 11:18:36 AM
1 Answer/Comment
Riding his bike, the dog was almost hit by my brother.
The error in the sentence is dangling construction (DC).

Added 4/26/2015 11:18:36 AM
This answer has been confirmed as correct, not copied, and helpful.
Choose the correct relative pronoun. To ____ do you pay your rent?
Weegy: To whom do you pay your rent? User: what is the gerund phrase of the sentence The little boy left home without telling his mother. (More)
Question
Not Answered
Updated 7/22/2014 9:49:18 PM
1 Answer/Comment
The little boy left home without telling his mother.
Gerund phrase: telling his mother.
Added 7/22/2014 9:49:14 PM
This answer has been confirmed as correct, not copied, and helpful.
25,771,933 questions answered
Popular Conversations
Solve the inequality 9(x - 3) < 4(x + 10).
7/22/2016 11:35:55 AM| 2 Answers
On financial websites you can find
Weegy: plss specify your question...thank you User: On financial websites you can find Weegy: plss specify your ...
7/22/2016 12:46:36 PM| 2 Answers
What is another name for Kepler's Third Law
Weegy: The Law of Harmony is another name for Kepler's third law. User: Which Model placed Earth at the center ...
7/22/2016 7:13:33 PM| 2 Answers
Plants cannot grow without ...
7/23/2016 12:28:58 AM| 2 Answers
Roger Sperry s right brain/left brain concept
7/22/2016 2:33:38 AM| 1 Answers
Weegy Stuff
S
P
L
Points 509 [Total 1259] Ratings 1 Comments 499 Invitations 0 Offline
S
P
Points 188 [Total 447] Ratings 1 Comments 178 Invitations 0 Offline
S
Points 184 [Total 605] Ratings 1 Comments 174 Invitations 0 Offline
S
L
P
P
P
Points 152 [Total 2900] Ratings 0 Comments 152 Invitations 0 Offline
S
Points 88 [Total 227] Ratings 0 Comments 88 Invitations 0 Offline
S
L
P
P
P
Points 55 [Total 3759] Ratings 0 Comments 55 Invitations 0 Offline
S
Points 11 [Total 61] Ratings 1 Comments 1 Invitations 0 Offline
S
1
L
L
P
R
P
L
P
P
R
Points 8 [Total 12606] Ratings 0 Comments 8 Invitations 0 Offline
S
L
Points 3 [Total 1766] Ratings 0 Comments 3 Invitations 0 Offline
S
Points 2 [Total 2] Ratings 0 Comments 2 Invitations 0 Offline
* Excludes moderators and previous
winners (Include)
Home | Contact | Blog | About | Terms | Privacy | © Purple Inc.