Posts Tagged ‘parts of speech’

It might be amusing to come into a room and gasp, “Someone in this room has a dangling participle”, then observe who looks where.  However suggestive it might sound, a dangling participle is only a crime against grammar, not a jail-able offense, although grammar nazis may disagree.

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Prepositions may be the most under-appreciated part of speech, yet one of the most important.  They appear almost everywhere, yet so few people notice them.  And every preposition has an object, more than you can say for many things or people. (more…)