participle

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Definition/MeaningWord/Phrase
participle (usually at the beginning of a sentence) apparently modifying a word other than the word intended: e.g., `flying across the country' in `flying across the country the Rockies came into view' dangling participle
participle lacking clear relation to sentence subject dangling participle
part participle and past tense of meet met
participle that expresses completed action past participle , perfect participle
past participle of verb, e.g. had learned pluperfect
participle expressing present action; in English is formed by adding -ing present participle
past participle of ride rode
past participle of rise rose
past tense and past participle of say said
past participle of see seen
past tense and past participle of send sent
past tense and past participle of shoot shot
past tense and past participle of seek sought
past participle of swell swollen
past participle of take taken
past tense and past participle of teach taught
past participle of tear torn
past tense and past participle of try tried
past participle of wear worn
past tense and past participle of wind wound
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