verb form tester
We have learned to identify -ed (past tense) form verbs by using a verb in the sentence "Yesterday I ______" and -en (past participle) by using "I have _____"
However, I have come up with a problem identifying the reason as to why the past participle of have is has, when if used in the sentence "I have ____" sounds better as "I have had" rather than "I have has"
Could someone explain this to me please and also suggest if there is a better way to identify past tense and past participles.
Thanks in advance
Re: verb form tester
Originally Posted by stressin
you only use the past participle in the present perfect, past perfect:
I have written . to write - wrote - written present perfect
I had gone. to go - went - gone past perfect
If you need a list of irregular verbs go to
The form of "to have":
to have (has for he, she it) - had - had
to write - wrote - written
to go - went - gone
Infinitive - Simple Past - Past Participle
Could I help you ? :wink:
Hey thanks! yeah I also had the modal mixed up as a verb DOH!
You're welcome, stressin, glad I could help you :wink: :D
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