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Identify the participial phrase in the sentence below.

Picking up the pen, he signed his name on the guestbook.

A. Picking up the pen
B. he signed
C. signed his name
D. on the guestbook

I think it is A - I asked this question earlier and did get a response but when I asked further questions I didn't get any further help...please help me... Thank you

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  1. A is correct.

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