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    Past tense of the verb SWING

    Can you please talk about the past tense of the verb "SWING"?

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    Re: Past tense of the verb SWING

    Could you be a bit more specific, please?
    Please be aware that I'm neither a native English speaker nor a teacher.

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    Re: Past tense of the verb SWING

    Swang | Define Swang at Dictionary.com

    Well, the dictionary notes that "swung" is the past tense, but also that "swang" is used in some dialects.

    I'm sure I have said "swang" at times, but would only write "swung" in any formal writing.

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    Re: Past tense of the verb SWING

    My dictionary says that "swang" is part of a dialect.

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    Re: Past tense of the verb SWING

    NOT A TEACHER.

    Hello. I don't know exactly, but I think, that "swung" sounds in middle part of GB, but "swang" sounds in North part of GB. I think every language has a words like this.
    But you must write "swung", if you write "swang" I think, that your teacher or englishman will think , that you're illiterate.

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    Re: Past tense of the verb SWING

    I'm from the north of England and swang is not used here.

    But you should write "swung". If you write "swang" I think that your teacher or BE speakers will think that you're illiterate.

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