Wednesday, August 8, 2007

Dangling modifiers are equal opportunity!

Blind people like to proofread too. I am sure the readers will especially enjoy this sentence, which made me laugh out loud and forced a re-take:

(from a cookbook)

Remove, and while still warm, squeeze garlic out of roasted head.
This is a good trick. And like Julia Child used to say, you can prepare it ahead of time.

(go ahead, Jay, the floor is yours.)


  1. Thanks! I needed a laugh.


  2. I do have to admit that I like it when my modifiers dangle...


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