English Grammar

The following sentences has an agreement error in it. Match the correct type of agreement error to the sentence:
The patient was placed in the wheelchair with the fractured tibia.

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  1. The patient with the fractured tibia was placed in the wheelchair.

    If you tried to "cut and paste" the types of agreement, it doesn't work here. You have to type t all out.

    Sra

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  2. Sra is correct.

    You need to ask yourself this: Did the wheelchair have a fractured tibia? It's silly, of course, and this is an indication of a misplaced (or dangling) modifier.

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