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What is a participial phrase
participle and words that complete meaning
Fearing failure, the scientist almost abandoned his work
Fearing failure
Running to the shore, the man quickly scooped up the starfish.
Running to the shore
The crowd was watching the inventor testing his new creation
testing his new creation
Experimenting in his lab, John created a machine that could create and destroy a star.
Experimenting in his lab
The horse trotting up to the fence hopes that you have an apple or carrot
trotting up to the fence
Walking on the beach, Delores dodged jelly fish that had washed ashore
Walking on the beach
After a long day at school and work, LaShae found her roommate Ben eating the last of the leftover pizza.
eating the last of the leftover pizza
Glazed with barbecue sauce, the rack of ribs lay nestled next to a pile of sweet coleslaw.
Glazed with barbecue sauce
Cooper enjoyed dinner at Audrey's house, agreeing to a large slice of cherry pie even though he was full to the point of bursting.
agreeing to a large slice of cherry pie even though he was full to the point of bursting
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