Misplaced Modifiers Worksheet

Dig around our free, printable worksheet on misplaced modifiers to refine your writing by warming up to a key aspect in grammar – misplaced modifiers. Key into the topic with a definition and example, and then get cracking with practice. Consolidate your knowledge and use of modifiers such as “nearly” and “almost”, which are highly likely to be misplaced in a sentence. Explore why a modifier when placed away from the word it adds details to makes the sentence look clumsy. Develop a writing culture that refrains from writing sentences with misplaced modifiers.

This pdf worksheet is appropriate for children in grade 6 through grade 8.

CCSS: L.7.1.C

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Misplaced Modifiers
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