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Carpenteria Ghost Nets Programme
The website of the Carpenteria Ghost Nets Programme.
fallen
Fallen is the past participle of the irregular verb fall. Follow the link below to find out more and to listen to some examples.
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left behind
Something that is left behind remains in a place that the owner of it has left. Things that are left behind are often lost.
Example: People leave behind their umbrellas on trains.
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caught
Here caught is the past participle of the irregular verb catch. Follow the link below to find out more and to listen to some examples.
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live off
The thing that you live off is what provides you with food and shelter.
Example: I can't live off the money I earn writing essays, so I have another job.
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there is that much nets out there (sic)
When you see (sic) it means that something has been copied exactly even though it is a mistake. He should have said that there are that many nets out there because nets is a plural subject and also a countable noun that is used with many instead of much.
put on their thinking caps
To put on your thinking cap is to try and solve a problem by thinking hard about it.
Example: We need to put our thinking caps on and come up with new ways of raising money.
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sent
Here sent is the past participle of the irregular verb send. Follow the link below to find out more and to listen to some examples.
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came
Came is the past tense of the irregular verb come. Follow the link below to find out more and to listen to some examples.
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chose
Chose is the past tense of the irregular verb choose. Follow the link below to find out more and to listen to some examples.
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thought
Here thought is the past tense of the irregular verb think. Follow the link below to find out more and to listen to some examples.
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