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In the Loop
going on
to be nearly a time, age or number
Example: It was going on ten o'clock by the time I left work.
came
Came is the past tense of the irregular verb come. Follow the link to listen to some examples.
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did
Did is the past tense of the irregular verb do. Follow the link to listen to some examples.
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sent
Sent is the past tense of the irregular verb send. Follow the link to listen to some examples.
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went
Went is the past tense of the irregular verb go. Follow the link to listen to some examples.
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chosen
Chosen is the past participle of the irregular verb choose. Follow the link to find out more and to listen to examples.
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knew
Knew is the past tense of the irregular verb know. Follow the link to listen to some examples.
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passed away
died
Example: My father passed away many years ago.
said
Here said is the past tense of the irregular verb say. Follow the link to listen to some examples.
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cut my ties
no longer had anything to do with; had no connection to
given
Given is the past participle of the irregular verb give. Follow the link to find out more and to listen to examples.
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thrown
Thrown is the past participle of the irregular verb throw. Follow the link to find out more and to listen to examples.
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