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Loe Phrase Examples

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Gerund phrase
SEEING ALL HER GRANDCHILDREN gave Mimi great pleasure.
Participial phrase
PREPARING FOR THE ECLIPSE we set our alarm clocks.
Infinitive phrase
Alisa wants TO GO HOME.
Infinitive phrase
I don't like TO WASH DISHES.
Absolute phrase
THE SUN HAVING SET, lights dotted the mountainside.
Gerund phrase
My least favorite chore is MOWING THE LAWN.
Participial phrase
REFRESHED BY A LONG NIGHT'S SLEEP, the golfer shot an amazing second round.
Gerund phrase
I love READING THE MORNING PAPER and DRINKING COFFEE
Gerund phrase
The band improved greatly by PRACTICING EVERY DAY.
Infinitive phrase
I use a calculator TO HELP ME with difficult math problems.
Participial phrase
FRESHLY BATHED AND GROOMED, the dog strutted into the room.
Participial phrase
BADLY NEEDING SLEEP BUT DELIGHTED BY THE SIGHT, we maintained our vigil.
Appositive phrase
My friend COLTON has left the building.
Infinitive phrase
Our plan is TO BUILD in the spring.
Absolute phrase
HIS PLANE APPROACHING THE AIRPORT, the pilot lowered his wheels.
Participial phrase
The full moon, SUSPENDED IN THE NIGHT SKY, was brilliant.
Absolute phrase
The students, THEIR EYES GLAZED AND TIRED, slowly filed from the AP testing room.
Appositive phrase
Mail your story to Mr. Arcaro, THE CONTEST DIRECTOR.
Infinitive phrase
The counselors will explain the way TO MAKE YOUR SCHEDULE.
Appositive phrase
After the rain, the child looked forward to his favorite pastime, JUMPING IN MUD PUDDLES.
Absolute phase
We pulled the car into the garage, ITS ENGINE STILL SMOKING.
Appositive phrase
AN OIL REFINERY, this plant is important.
Gerund phrase
CONSTANT COMPLAINING is an annoyance.
Appositive phrase
A VALUABLE PLAYER, Rico will be missed tonight.
Absolute phrase
THE CONSTRUCTION COMPLETED, the family moved into their new cottage by

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