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After eating rice in the kitchen, I usually go to school.

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Eating rice in the kitchen, I usually go to school.

In either sentence , After eating rice in the kitchen, eating rice in the kitchen, and in the kitchen are what type of phrase? Are both sentences same in meaning?

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The first sentence is grammatical and has the meaning, "I usually go to school after eating rice in the kitchen" (pretty self-explanatory - not sure how else to paraphrase this).

I think what's going on in the second sentence is a dangling modifier - see https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dangling_modifier

What is "After eating rice in the kitchen" modifying? This sentence doesn't really make sense. It seems to be saying "I usually go to school while eating rice in the kitchen" - which is not really possible. Unless the school is in the kitchen. But even if that were the intended meaning, this is not a way to say it that sounds coherent.

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