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HIGH SCHOOL ENGLISH LITERACY
topic: DANGLING MODIFIERS 3

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

1. Unable to solve the problem herself, Diane's teacher had to show her how to do it.
  CORRECT
  DANGLING MODIFIER

2. Upset by the results, her parents hugged her until she felt better.
  CORRECT
  DANGLING MODIFIER

3. After moving to the new apartment, Jim decided to throw a party.
  CORRECT
  DANGLING MODIFIER

4. While I was baking the cake, my cat jumped on the table.
  CORRECT
  DANGLING MODIFIER

5. Having moved all the furniture, my back was killing me.
  CORRECT
  DANGLING MODIFIER

6. Looking towards the ocean, the waves seemed higher now.
  DANGLING MODIFIER
  CORRECT

7. Having voted for him, I was upset that he lost.
  DANGLING MODIFIER
  CORRECT

8. Walking towards the movie theater, Samantha saw a very cute dog.
  DANGLING MODIFIER
  CORRECT

9. Unable to convince her to change her mind, Tom gave up and went home.
  DANGLING MODIFIER
  CORRECT

10. While shopping, a sparrow flew around the store.
  DANGLING MODIFIER
  CORRECT


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