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    postmodification

    Which are correct:

    1-I danced with Jane with her blue dress on.
    2-I danced with Jane in her blue dress.

    3-I danced with her with her blue dress on.
    4-I danced with her in her blue dress.

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    postmodification II

    Which are correct:

    1-Harry pushed Jane with her blue dress on.
    2-Harry pushed Jane in her blue dress.

    3-Harry pushed her with her blue dress on.
    4-Harry pushed her in her blue dress.

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    #3

    Re: postmodification II

    All of them sound unnatural. Harry pushed Jane, who was wearing a blue dress.
    I'm not a teacher, but I write for a living. Please don't ask me about 2nd conditionals, but I'm a safe bet for what reads well in (American) English.

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