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1.  Select the correctly written sentence in this group.
Spending way too much money on his old car, Fred's salary just wasn't enough.
Spending way too much money on his old car, Fred soon found he'd used up his salary.

2.  Select the correctly written sentence in this group.
To become a respected politician, one must administer campaign funds carefully.
To become a respected politician, campaign funds must be carefully administered.

3.  Select the correctly written sentence in this group.
I like to listen to rock music doing my homework.
I like to listen to rock music while I do my homework.

4.  Select the correctly written sentence in this group.
The soccer team only won four games in the last three years.
The soccer team won only four games in the last three years.

5.  Select the correctly written sentence in this group.
Without a plan for the weekend, we decided to take in a Saturday matinee.
Without a plan for the weekend, a Saturday matinee seemed a good idea at the time.

6.  Select the correctly written sentence in this group.
The children were delighted by the monkeys swinging wildly through the trees.
Swinging wildly through the trees, the children were delighted by the monkeys.



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