Examples of past participle in a Sentence
The verbs “thrown” in “the ball has been thrown” and “raised” in “many hands were raised” are past participles.
Recent Examples of past participle from the Web
Pena Nieto used an incorrect past participle sometimes used by children in a speech in Paris at the offices of the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development.
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First Known Use of past participle
PAST PARTICIPLE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of past participle for English Language Learners
grammar : the form of the verb that is used with “have” in perfect tenses and with “be” in passive constructions
PAST PARTICIPLE Defined for Kids
Definition of past participle for Students
- The words “raised” in “many hands were raised” and “thrown” in “the ball has been thrown” are past participles.
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