in the sentence She invented the book wagon in the early 1900's. what is the prepositional phrase and word it modifies?
English - Ms. Sue, Monday, May 21, 2012 at 10:57pm
Using the websites I posted for you a few minutes ago, what do you think is the prepositional phrase? What word does it modify?
english - Ann, Monday, May 21, 2012 at 11:01pm
I think it is in the early 1900's and the word it modifies is wagon
English - Ms. Sue, Monday, May 21, 2012 at 11:03pm
You've correctly identified the prepositional phrase. However, since it tells WHEN, it's an adverb phrase and modifies the verb "invented."