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Which term best describes the underlined words?

Originating in Bohemia, the polka was first developed around 1830.

A.
infinitive phrase

B.
participial phrase

C.
gerund phrase

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  1. Which word is underlined?

  2. Originating in Bohemia

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  3. i think its b or c

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  4. A gerund is a noun.

    A participle is an adjective.

    Does this phrase act as a subject or an object or does it modify a noun?

  5. Which term best describes the underlined words?

    If you prefer not to practice hard, consider learning the polka.

    A.
    participial phrase

    B.
    infinitive phrase

    C.
    gerund phrase

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