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Which group of words in the sentence is misplaced? Having been discovered, Rover looked up at his owner with puppy-dog eyes. a. with puppy-dog eyes b. been discovered c. his owner d. Rover looked up

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  1. english

    Which group of words in the sentence is misplaced? Having been discovered, Rover looked up at his owner with puppy-dog eyes. a. with puppy-dog eyes b. been discovered c. his owner d. Rover looked up
  2. english

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  3. english

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  4. Language

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  6. LA

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  7. English

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  8. english

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  9. English 101

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  10. English

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  11. English

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  12. English

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  14. English

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  15. language arts

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  16. English

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  17. English

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  18. ENGLISH

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  20. Langauge arts

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  24. Reading

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  30. English

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  31. math

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  33. Sentences,fragments,run ons

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  34. Language Arts

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  37. english

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  40. grammar

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  41. English

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  42. English

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  43. English

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  44. English

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  45. English

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  46. Quoting and Paraphrasing Quick Check

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  47. english

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  48. English

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  49. Language Arts

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  50. english LAC 1

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  51. math

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  52. English: Misplaced and Dangling Modifiers

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  53. Help me, plz

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  54. Language Arts

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  55. English

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  56. English

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  57. Language

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  58. English

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  59. QUESTION--Please Help

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  60. English (DGP)

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  61. English

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  62. English IV

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  63. Science

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  64. Language Arts - Dependent and Independent Clauses

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  65. tO GURUBLUE

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  66. english

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  67. Reading and writing skills

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  68. Grammar

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  69. english

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  70. Spelling

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  71. english

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  72. Language Arts

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  73. vocab

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  75. Noiuns

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  77. ms.sue 3 grade english

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  78. English

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  79. Gr. 12 English

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  80. ELA

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  81. Language arts

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  82. English

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  83. math

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  84. English

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  85. science

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  86. Honors English II

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  87. English

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  88. Grammar

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  93. English 101

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  94. language

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  100. English

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