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Locate the infinitive and identify its use. I don't really want to write that letter, but I should.
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User: Locate the infinitive and identify its use. I don't really want to write that letter, but I should.

Weegy: The infinitive is "to write." It's being used as the subject of the main verb.
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User: Locate the participle and the word it modifies. My teacher finds dangling participles unacceptable.

Weegy: particliple = unacceptable ...it modifies dangling participles
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User: Locate the verbal in the following sentence and identify its verbal form. Few pastimes are more enjoyable than reading.

Weegy: The word reading is the verbal noun in the sentence. :)
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User: Locate the verbal in the following sentence and identify its verbal form. Kathy picked up the pieces of broken glass.

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I don't really want to write that letter, but I should.
Infinitive: to write. Use: direct object.
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My teacher finds dangling participles unacceptable.
Participle: dangling. Word modified: participles.
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Few pastimes are more enjoyable than reading.
Verbal: reading. Type: Gerund.
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Kathy picked up the pieces of broken glass.
Verbal: broken. Type: participle.
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