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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.
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Riding his bike, the dog was almost hit by my brother. The error in the sentence is dangling construction (DC).
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Riding his bike, the dog was almost hit by my brother.
The error in the sentence is dangling construction (DC).

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