Dangling participle The term dangling participle refers to a participle which is not grammatically linked to the rest of the sentence. For example, in the… Continue reading
Uses of the participle
To form the continuous tenses The present participles are used to construct the continuous tense forms. I am writing. They are coming. It was raining.… Continue reading
What are participles?
Read the following sentence: Hearing a loud noise, the boy woke up. Here the word hearing qualifies the noun boy as an adjective does. It… Continue reading
Read the following sentences: John thinks that he is a great artist. I wish to learn English. In sentence 1, the verb thinks has a… Continue reading
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