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    Hi at all teachers.
    In this definition

    "having turned soft or into a liquid",why there is ed in turn (i don't find turned in my dictionary )and why there is ing in have.
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    Quote Originally Posted by light87 View Post
    Hi at all teachers.
    In this definition

    "having turned soft or into a liquid",why there is ed in turn (i don't find turned in my dictionary )and why there is ing in have.
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    Because that's the structure: "Present participle, past participle ... "
    Having explained that, I suggest you find more examples, and see if you can work out a meaning.
    Also, do try to give sentences as examples. That is neither a sentence nor a definition.

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    Hi Thank you for answer.
    It is a definition from Cambridge dictionary for the word melted .
    Please what is the meaning of "turned".
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    "Regular" English verbs form the past tense and past participle by adding "ed" to the end of the word. That is a pretty basic fact.

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    Re: difficult sentence

    Quote Originally Posted by light87 View Post
    Hi at all teachers.
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    "having turned soft or into a liquid",why there is ed in turn (i don't find turned in my dictionary )and why there is ing in have.
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    You won't find all the forms of a word listed in dictionary. For "turned", you have to look up "turn".

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    Hi all teachers.
    Please turned is it used as past tense or past participle.

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    Quote Originally Posted by light87 View Post
    Hi all teachers.
    Please turned is it used as past tense or past participle.

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    Which do you think it is?

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    Re: difficult sentence

    hi dear
    the structure is " having+ past participle. It's like saying " after +verb+ING". for example these two sentences are the same:
    1.Having found the keys, she locked the door.
    2.After finding the keys, she locked the door.
    good luck

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    Re: difficult sentence

    and turn here means change into.

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