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    Oceanlike is offline Senior Member
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    Known for her artistic talents, Megan

    I'm practising sentence structuring. I do not know if the below sentence is grammatically correct.
    Although I started the sentence with 'Known', it sounds right but is it correct?
    "Known" is the past participle of 'know', if my sentence is correct, how come it can be used alone?

    --- Known for her artistic talents, Megan is often invited to perform at various special events.

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    Re: Known for her artistic talents, Megan

    'Known for her artistic talents' is a participial phrase.

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    Re: Known for her artistic talents, Megan

    Quote Originally Posted by Oceanlike View Post
    how come it can be used alone?
    Because the participial phrase is a modifier of the subject 'Megan' rather than a finite verb.
    I am not a teacher.

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