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    Using 'was' with past participle 'sung'

    Is it correct to say, 'the popular song was sang by all of us?'

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    Re: Using 'was' with past participle 'sung'

    "was sung"

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    Re: Using 'was' with past participle 'sung'

    hmm can't we say : the song were sung by us all?

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    Re: Using 'was' with past participle 'sung'

    Quote Originally Posted by EhabIsaac View Post
    hmm can't we say : the song were sung by us all?
    No. The song is singular, so we use was.

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