Definitions for dangling participle
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a participle (usually at the beginning of a sentence) apparently modifying a word other than the word intended: e.g., `flying across the country' in `flying across the country the Rockies came into view'
Any participle used as a dangling modifier.
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- väärä, lauseenvastikeFinnish
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