Tag: past-participles

17 Haven't {eaten / ate}? 2013-03-15T22:12:35.213

16 'miss call' or 'missed call' when it is 'yet to be missed!' 2017-06-09T13:34:41.177

12 May I use a phrasal verb as an adjective, like "commented out code"? 2013-03-16T09:47:56.187

11 Do Canadians and Americans really use "gotten" as past participle when speaking? 2013-04-02T21:09:11.293

9 "Gotten" versus "got" 2013-01-31T12:30:14.007

9 "asked" as past tense and "asked" as past participle 2013-02-04T18:59:09.187

8 Why is it vanishing instead of vanished? 2013-09-03T11:40:44.487

8 Is it correct to use "build" in the headline "The safest Olympic Stadium build ever"? 2014-01-02T14:03:42.237

7 The ambiguous "he is buried" 2016-10-25T09:07:13.157

6 "worth to be verb-ed" vs. "worth verb-ing" 2013-03-10T22:02:32.660

6 Past participle of verbs that end in r - When do you add an extra r? 2013-12-28T19:05:25.947

6 Words to describe the situation in which my diary book has a few fresh pages left 2015-11-16T06:03:43.750

5 Meanings of participles 2013-03-13T11:15:53.650

5 Is "What happened to him" correct? 2013-04-06T17:19:20.500

5 Difference between "is added" and "was added" 2014-02-07T08:59:04.023

5 It's broken or it has been broken 2014-08-23T05:32:37.877

5 How should I make a (double-)negative sentence using "could have + past participle"? 2015-09-19T17:33:12.463

5 A confusing sentence with Past participle 2015-11-24T09:32:58.397

5 How does one distinguish past participle verbs from adjectives? 2016-03-06T13:54:30.270

5 Do monosyllabic past participles used as adjectives follow the comparative and superlative rules about adding -er/-est suffixes? 2016-06-07T07:59:41.710

5 Difference between did and does 2019-04-26T12:55:15.783

4 "read and accepted" or "read and accept"? 2013-01-31T08:05:31.547

4 A native speaker said: "I have ever went to" 2013-06-18T22:06:30.100

4 Which sentence is correct, "The shop is open" or "The shop is opened"? 2013-07-25T10:24:37.620

4 How to differentiate between regular and irregular verbs 2014-06-04T18:03:20.377

4 Grammatical structure of the sentence "There is no dinosaur skin left to study." 2014-11-12T08:49:32.317

4 "Given", past participle or preposition? 2015-09-16T01:42:11.437

4 Is "named" an adjective in this sentence? 2015-11-18T06:36:11.390

4 'Close group' Vs 'Closed group' 2015-11-24T04:50:22.110

4 Passive or Adjective 2016-03-27T07:34:25.313

4 Past participle vs being+past participle 2016-10-09T02:52:24.427

4 What's the grammar of "Attached" in this email? 2017-03-19T12:52:22.500

4 Why do we say "English-speaking world" rather "spoken-English world", while "spoken English" rather than "speaking English"? 2018-02-08T03:01:38.707

3 Is "compared to" a verb? 2013-06-14T01:56:10.767

3 When to use "verb + ed" not for the past but for the future? 2013-07-18T17:19:24.150

3 Basing or Based? 2013-08-29T07:30:48.097

3 'Statements aren't lies every time' vs 'statements aren't lied every time'? 2014-03-08T10:22:26.157

3 Is this correct: "Jon had gotten up early"? 2014-08-15T11:08:35.903

3 Can we say [he done] this because he was threatened by the police officer? 2014-12-27T05:28:32.827

3 Was Married or Had Married? 2015-03-16T05:31:47.763

3 When to use –ing form and -ed form? 2015-03-24T03:20:15.340

3 'Past Participle Verb Form' vs 'Past Participle Adjective'? 2015-03-25T10:50:03.637

3 Distinguishing past participle and adjective when spelled the same 2015-05-15T02:25:18.870

3 When to use Finished vs Over? 2015-05-31T23:00:17.650

3 Why can't we say: "a person getting crossed"? 2015-06-01T22:51:14.430

3 Word *Fallen* is an Adjective or Verb? 2015-10-20T04:17:10.550

3 Had sent/ sent... which one's better, and why? 2015-12-30T07:32:45.610

3 "vanquished" as a noun 2016-02-04T03:07:49.557

3 Finishing or Having finished 2016-03-19T01:27:32.490

3 Beauty risen or beauty rose- which one is correct? 2016-06-02T05:07:17.963

3 How to understand this sentence? (... "denied" the more intelligent and mature.) 2016-08-28T08:05:57.943

3 What's the difference between using "past participle" and "passive present participle" for describing a reason? 2016-09-03T04:42:04.073

3 what does it mean by "used to" in the context below? 2016-11-08T12:44:08.147

3 "The shop opened by" vs "The shop was opened by" 2017-01-19T09:19:42.127

3 Closed vs was closed 2017-01-19T11:09:55.553

3 "She / he has gone" vs "She / he is gone" 2017-04-28T15:17:00.100

3 Would have past participle (a passage from Wuthering Heights) 2017-11-16T08:23:52.540

3 "Would have" for situation that is no longer possible? 2017-12-05T22:51:28.133

3 Can I use "offset" as an adjective? 2019-05-14T21:36:41.110

3 find/discover + object + to infinitive / past participle 2019-07-09T18:13:38.800

2 Can modal verb+have+pp express continuity? 2013-03-12T23:42:19.737

2 Using "raise" intransitively 2013-04-07T18:34:17.567

2 "Device got hanged" or "Device got hung" 2013-07-24T11:29:35.093

2 What role does this past-participle take? 2013-08-22T15:08:29.007

2 Can I say "voted polls" to mean the polls I have voted in? 2013-09-10T17:46:55.923

2 '... a journalist who is used to ...' vs. '... a journalist who uses to 2013-12-06T21:58:07.377

2 "interested" or "interesting" in this context 2014-01-03T10:57:27.063

2 How can I tell whether the word following "to be" is an adjective or a past participle? 2014-04-01T10:17:10.510

2 Auxiliary verb position in questions with "why" 2014-04-29T07:10:57.513

2 Meaning of "Updated As Reported" 2014-08-17T01:40:04.927

2 PP tense of "become" and an Adj 2014-08-23T13:38:03.163

2 What type of the word is "be + past participle" 2014-08-26T13:39:46.130

2 "It should have come down" or "It should have came down"? 2014-10-23T15:51:45.313

2 Does 'Founded ,the club' mean 'The club,which was founded'? 2014-11-08T15:43:59.540

2 "I will make you {write / written} this letter." 2014-11-20T07:22:23.553

2 differentiating between the usages of the word"learnt" 2015-05-10T14:08:10.070

2 "Student Jacob was in Italy" - is "student", here, an adjective or a noun? 2015-05-21T14:07:56.797

2 What part of speech is "born"? 2015-06-27T19:04:07.480

2 Is the use of a verb as an adjective in 'scheduled date' acceptable? 2015-08-14T16:44:32.063

2 Something has run / ran its course 2015-09-25T14:21:44.560

2 Is "found" used correctly in this sentence? 2015-11-02T09:07:43.190

2 'Something is arrived' - is this use of a participle as an adjective acceptable? 2015-12-23T11:43:32.017

2 Grammar of "supposed to": part of speech / word class, active or passive? 2016-02-15T02:17:28.687

2 'I saw the fallen tree.' and ' I saw the tree fallen.' 2016-06-02T11:27:11.823

2 I am confused about the past participle 2016-07-20T10:50:01.427

2 Why it's like this? 2016-07-24T15:10:14.907

2 Usage of "was being + past participle" 2016-10-02T06:53:10.793

2 Can past tense come after present lexical verb? ("Are clothes sold?", "We are paid.") 2016-11-21T19:44:37.800

2 "Mrs. Jones going to New York" vs "Mrs. Jones gone to New York" 2016-12-25T17:07:10.617

2 Forms of being + past participle verb(v3) and difference between having + v3 2017-01-14T21:42:26.347

2 the stories (were/are) created by the teenagers 2017-03-07T09:25:26.953

2 Are the highlighted past participles acting as adjectives or passive voice in these examples? 2017-03-30T06:46:58.710

2 difference between "looking" and "looked" here- 2017-06-02T21:46:32.630

2 What is the difference between "I've got" and "I've gotten"? 2017-06-07T12:52:57.687

2 Past-participles Grammar in use 2017-11-20T01:09:46.387

2 Is it grammatically correct? Past Participle in to-infinitive 2018-12-19T15:14:54.390

2 Is the past simple and past participle the same for all regular verbs? 2019-03-11T18:37:35.500

2 What's the difference between 'I have worked in this company before' and 'I had worked in this company before' 2019-03-24T04:30:04.500

2 "Testing complete" vs "Testing is completed" 2019-06-10T12:44:54.610