Dangling Modifiers. 404 Simon and Schuster. A Dangling WHAT!. A dangling modifier describes or limits a word or words that never actually appear in the sentence. Aware of the intended meaning, the writer unconsciously supplies the missing words, but the reader gets confused.
Simon and Schuster
States the ending was reading the story….
Includes the subject we….
Includes the subject we …
Are the townspeople courting Emily?
The person doing the courting …
China painting cannot earn money
Active Voice – Emily offered corrects the problem.