My teachers wished me to write accurately, ^ and ^. The dead man’s face was coated with mud, ^, ^. West Mall is one of the largest shopping center and it covers an area of forty-two acres. 13. They collapsed on the grass. For each caret, add an absolute phrase, blending your content and style with the rest of the sentence. When living in captivity, many animals survive longer than those living in the wild.? Click on all the words in the participial phrase(s) in each sentence.? The absolute phrases are omitted at the caret mark (^) in the following sentences. In sentence one, the phrase after “and” is changed to participle, but in sentence 2, the phrase before “and “ is changed. How to use match in a sentence. This page has lots of examples of participle phrases, a list of associated common errors, and an interactive exercise. ~George Orwell, “Shooting an Elephant” 2. Clauses are the center of sentences and phrases strengthen the sentences to become meaningful. Hidden away by Merlin, Arthur grew up unaware of his true identity.? Each is explained below. There are three types of verbal phrases: participial phrases, gerund phrases, and infinitive phrases. Participial phrases start with either a present or past participle. Children love to play in piles of leaves, ^, ^. Moreover, “whether the relationship holding between these constructions and the matrix clause [that is, the clause modified by the participial phrase] is a temporal, causal, conditional, etc., or an adverbial one at all, needs to be determined for each individual instance” (1). 2) Determine whether they are parallel or not in terms of arrangement or construction. The library needed money for new books. Connect each pair of sentences in two of the following ways: (a)join thm with semicolon or colon, (b)join them with a coordinating conjuction, (c)reduce one to a phrase or dependent clase, or(d)integrate one clause into the other. The Grand Canyon is located in Arizona. The participial phrases are omitted at the caret mark (^) in the following sentences. Example sentences with the word match. The Grand Canyon is a spectacular sight. Eight common types of phrases are: noun, verb, gerund, infinitive, appositive, participial, prepositional, and absolute. 14. A phrase is a group of words that express a concept and is used as a unit within a sentence. match example sentences. 1. Ted Munday perched like a giant grasshopper on the balcony, ^, ^. Phrase and clause cover everything a sentence has. Phrases with present participles: Lounging by the pool Chasing a butterfly Watching silently 12. A participle phrase is an adjective phrase headed by a participle. In the sentence 'Jumping up, Jack realized he had won,' 'Jumping up' is a participle phrase that described 'Jack.' For each caret, add a participial phrase, blending your content and style with the rest of the sentence. 1. Take a look at our selection of phrase examples below. The soccer players were exhausted from the game. SECTION VII: USING PARTICIPIAL PHRASES TO COMBINE SENTENCES Use participial phrases to combine each set of sentences into one sentence. A participial phrase or clause is a wonderful tool for writers because it gives color and action to a sentence. If the clauses are the pillars of a building, the phrases are the bricks. Here are two sentences composed with conjunctions and then changed into participial construction. Participial Phrase. 11. I know both work but the meanings change. By employing verbals—words derived from a verb—along with other grammatical elements, an author can craft clauses that function as an adjective, modifying nouns and pronouns. The red car driving beside us belongs to a friend of my parents.? What is the rule? Here are some examples of each. Tips on how to revise sentences to form a parallel structure: 1) Identify the parts of the sentence that are being listed or compared. 1. 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