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    why add a p to drop to get dropped?

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    Re: drop

    When the simple form of a one-syllable verb ends with a single vowel + final consonant, double the consonant, and add -ing or -ed.

    stop - stopped/stopping
    crop - cropped/cropping
    admit - admitted/admitting

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