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Which sentence has a correctly placed participial phrase? A. Sitting in the front seat, I checked the map and gave my father directions. B. I gave my father directions and checked the map sitting in the front seat. C. I checked the map sitting in the front seat and gave my father directions. D. I checked the map and gave my father directions sitting in the front seat.
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User: Which sentence has a correctly placed participial phrase? A. Sitting in the front seat, I checked the map and gave my father directions. B. I gave my father directions and checked the map sitting in the front seat. C. I checked the map sitting in the front seat and gave my father directions. D. I checked the map and gave my father directions sitting in the front seat.

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Participial phrase;

A word group consisting of a present participle (also known as an -ing form) or past participle (also known as an -en form), plus any modifiers, objects, and complements.

A participial phrase commonly functions as an adjective.




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The sentence that has a correctly placed participial phrase is:
A. Sitting in the front seat, I checked the map and gave my father directions.

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