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HIGH SCHOOL ENGLISH LITERACY
topic: DANGLING MODIFIERS 1

Choose whether each of the following sentences is CORRECT, or whether it has a DANGLING MODIFIER:

1. Like many baseball players, the girls thought he was very handsome.
  DANGLING MODIFIER
  CORRECT

2. Unlike many of the dancers, Karen was self-taught.
  DANGLING MODIFIER
  CORRECT

3. While talking on the phone, Jim's dog barked at me.
  DANGLING MODIFIER
  CORRECT

4. Having graduated with top honors, Marisa's parents were very proud of her.
  CORRECT
  DANGLING MODIFIER

5. Turning down Main Street, I saw the fire.
  CORRECT
  DANGLING MODIFIER

6. Having eaten all of the chips, I went out to buy some more.
  DANGLING MODIFIER
  CORRECT

7. After watching the second part of the movie, the first part of the movie seems better.
  CORRECT
  DANGLING MODIFIER

8. Working on my essay, my computer crashed.
  CORRECT
  DANGLING MODIFIER

9. Reviewing the students' answers, the teacher couldn't help but think how smart his kids were.
  CORRECT
  DANGLING MODIFIER

10. Working hard all day, the evening was a time of rest and relaxation.
  CORRECT
  DANGLING MODIFIER


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