Misplaced Modifiers - Exercise 6: Misplaced Modifiers...

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Exercise 6: Misplaced Modifiers Correct the misplaced modifiers in these sentences. 1. I am returning the CD for a refund, which costs $21. Problem: Which costs $21 modifies refund , not CD. Revised : I am returning the CD, which costs $21, for a refund. or I am returning the CD for a $21 refund. or I am returning the $21 CD for a refund. 2. Produce employees assist customers in the Floral Shop when paged. Problem: When paged modifies Floral Shop , not employees. Revised: When paged, produce employees assist customers in the Floral Shop. or Produce employees, when paged, assist customers in the Floral Shop. 3. By choosing Kenmore, I am sure you won’t regret your decision. Problem: By choosing Kenmore modifies I , not you. Revised: I am sure you won’t regret your decision to choose Kenmore. or If you choose Kenmore, I’m sure you won’t regret your decision. 4. After talking to car owners, Ford is the best choice. Problem:
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This note was uploaded on 09/20/2011 for the course COMM 2290 taught by Professor All during the Spring '11 term at Saint Mary's University Texas.

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Misplaced Modifiers - Exercise 6: Misplaced Modifiers...

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