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    • Join Date: Nov 2007
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    #1

    use of modifiers

    1] Originally developed for detecting air pollutants, a technique called proton-induced X-ray emission, which can quickly analyze the chemical elements in almost any substance without destroying it, is finding uses in medicine, archaeology, and criminology.

    2]
    A technique originally developed for detecting air pollutants, called proton-induced X-ray emission, which can quickly analyze the chemical elements in almost any substance without destroying it, is finding uses in medicine, archaeology, and criminology.

    Which is the correct use of modifiers, 1 or 2?


    • Join Date: Oct 2006
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    #2

    Re: use of modifiers

    To me, #1 is more logically constructed.


    • Join Date: Nov 2007
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    #3

    Re: use of modifiers

    Can you explain why?

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