Hello, Ahmed Abdelhafeez,

Although not strictly incorrect, it would be very awkward for "being" to appear before "accompanied" or any other past participle or adjective because it would be extremely redundant.

Therefore, you should say:

- She entered accompanied by her mother.

Gustavo, Contributor posted:
Therefore, you should say:

- She entered accompanied by her mother.

I share Gustavo's preference and rationale. If I were to use that sentence, though, I would use a comma after "entered," which doesn't seem to me to be at ease in the quasi-copulative construction (cf. "She married young"; "She died poor"):

  • She entered, accompanied by her mother.

Strangely, however, the quasi-copulative construction seems to me to work well with "went in." If "entered" were replaced by "went in," the comma would be optional. I might use either one of the following sentences:

  • She went in, accompanied by her mother.
  • She went in accompanied by her mother.

I suppose that the sentence with "entered" would be in less need of the comma in certain contexts -- for example, if her condition upon entering were being contrasted with her condition upon exiting.

  • She entered accompanied by her mother, and exited accompanied by a doctor.

I suppose that the sentence with "entered" would be in less need of the comma in certain contexts -- for example, if her condition upon entering were being contrasted with her condition upon exiting.

  • She entered accompanied by her mother, and exited accompanied by a doctor.

That's a very good example, David. Thank you for your clarification.

A comma would obviously also be required if the participle appeared in front position:

- Accompanied by her mother, she entered that place she had always dreaded entering alone.

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