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Principal Parts of Swim

Saw this t-shirt and figured it was worth including: a nice example of not only English principal parts but also a verb whose participle is often misused.

Participle

Perfect Participle - XTerra Ad

Nice use of swum here from an XTerra (Wetsuits) ad. Don’t see swum too often; and, of course, often replaced with swam (when it shouldn’t be): I swam yesterday; I have swum for the last few days. Nicely done, XTerra.

Participle

Adjectives from participles and gerunds

Dear all,

I have always found that students tend to get confussed by the difference between adjectives that end in -ed and those that end in -ing. 300 more words

Vocabulary

French Moods - An Overview

If tenses convey the time at which something takes place then a mood is the form of the verb that conveys the speakers attitude towards the action they are describing. 403 more words

Moods

Absolute Phrase – Grammar Lesson

Absolute Phrase

An Absolute Phrase is any phrase which contains both a noun and a participle and may also contain a modifier and/or object.  The… 52 more words

Grammar

Absolute Phrase – Grammar Lesson

Absolute Phrase

An Absolute Phrase is any phrase which contains both a noun and a participle and may also contain a modifier and/or object.  The… 52 more words

English

Participle

** Present Participle:

>Present participles are formed from verbs. Present participles (just like past participles) can be used as adjectives or used to form verb… 813 more words

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