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Grammar Question! Modifying clauses

 
 
amandak
 
Reply Thu 10 Mar, 2016 05:19 pm
I have a very important application due, and I am not sure that this sentence I wrote is grammatically correct: "Growing up in rural Pennsylvania, all I knew about Russia was that it was the largest country on a map, yet no one ever spoke of it." Is the first clause modifying the correct subject (correct subject being "I" not "all I knew")?
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Lilkanyon
 
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Reply Thu 10 Mar, 2016 06:58 pm
@amandak,
It sounds like a perfectly fine sentence to me. Maybe you could say, "what I knew about Russia..." I am not anal professor tho. Just an opinion.
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