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Select the verbal; indicate whether it is a participle, gerund, or infinitive; and indicate how it functions in the sentence. Sprinting, the gazelle outran the three lionesses. Function:
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User: Select the verbal; indicate whether it is a participle, gerund, or infinitive; and indicate how it functions in the sentence. Sprinting, the gazelle outran the three lionesses. Function:

Weegy: The answer is: Sprinting = gerund
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User: Select the sentence that uses a prepositional phrase as an adjective. Christa chose to critique the novel Oliver Twist. The main character of this book does not change much. The student receiving the achievement award should represent his class. Earning money has been a difficult task lately. Choose your words with great care. My job is leading me to rethink my future plans.

Weegy: Choose your words with great care.
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User: Identify the function of the phrase contained in the following sentence. Her main concern was wearing a diamond necklace. subject direct object predicate nominative adverb adjective object of a preposition

Weegy: Direct Object
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User: Identify the function of the phrase contained in the following sentence. Many scientists have been researching the possibility of Black Holes. subject direct object predicate nominative adverb adjective object of a preposition

Weegy: Direct Object
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User: Select the sentence that uses a prepositional phrase as an adverb. Christa chose to critique the novel Oliver Twist. The main character of this book does not change much. The student receiving the achievement award should represent his class. Earning money has been a difficult task lately. Choose your words with great care. My job is leading me to rethink my future plans.

Weegy: Choose your words with great care.
mrspainter22|Points 252|

User: Identify the phrase contained in the following sentence. Choose your words with great care. participle gerund infinitive preposition

Weegy: The answer is gerund.
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User: Select the sentence that uses a participial phrase. Christa chose to critique the novel Oliver Twist. The main character of this book does not change much. The student receiving the achievement award should represent his class. Earning money has been a difficult task lately. Choose your words with great care. My job is leading me to rethink my future plans.

Weegy: Earning money has been a difficult task lately.
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The sentence that uses a prepositional phrase as an adjective is: The main character of this book does not change much.
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Her main concern was wearing a diamond necklace.
'wearing a diamond necklace' is a predicate nominative.
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Choose your words with great care.
'with great care' is a prepositon phrase.
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The sentence that uses a participial phrase is: The student receiving the achievement award should represent his class.
The participle is 'receiving'. The participle phrase is 'receiving the achievement award'. It modifies the noun student, so it is used as an adjective.
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Eusph, Earning money is a gerund phrase because it is used as a noun.
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