Exercise 1: past participle

(Quiz practice in spelling the past participle)

Past participle (third verb form) – cloze test (difficulty: 2 of 5 – rather easy)

Fill the gaps after the verbs with the correctly conjugated form of the perfect or past participle (which sometimes ends in ‘-ed’). Note its spelling and whether the verb is formed irregularly.

  • Example: ‘give’ → ‘given

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  1. take →
  2. ask →
  3. think →
  4. go →
  5. run →
  6. write →
  7. have →
  8. read →
  9. see →
  10. start →

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