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Questions regarding participle

asked 2015-03-19 13:58:22 -0400

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I have gone through the definition of participle given at

http://www-01.sil.org/LINGUISTICS/Glo...

I still have the following questions regarding the participle:

  1. On what basis are the verbs classified as participle?

  2. Which form of the verb is not participle form?

S. Kalele

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answered 2015-03-19 13:59:07 -0400

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This looks rather like a homework or test question. I would suggest that you look at the sections on verb forms in a good grammar text.

Herbert Frederic Stahlke

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