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Participles As Adjectives Exercise -1

Participles As Adjectives Exercise -1

Identify the participles in the sentences below.

#1. Helen collects sunglasses made in the 50s and 60s.

Answer : made

#2. Heather wears adhesive bandages decorated with cartoon characters.

Answer : decorated

#3. Briggs named his car Whistler because of the hissing sounds it makes.

Answer : hissing

#4. Laurel came to work wearing shorts, blouse, a tailored jacket, and flat shoes.

Answer : wearing

#5. A barometer measures the weight of the air covering the earth’s surface.

Answer : covering


#6. Annie soldered the colored pieces of glass together.

Answer : colored

#7. New Yorkers assume that a flashing “Don’t Walk” sign actually means “Run”.

Answer : flashing

#8. El Dorado was the fabled city of gold sought by early Spanish explorers in the New World.

Answer : sought

#9. Many unaccompanied children regularly fly across the country.

Answer : unaccompanied

#10. Chip describes himself as an innocent guppy swimming among the sharks.

Answer : swimming


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Participles As Adjectives Exercise -1

Participles As Adjectives Exercise -1

Identify the participles in the sentences below.

Annie soldered the colored pieces of glass together.

colored
pieces
soldered

Answer : colored

Many unaccompanied children regularly fly across the country.

unaccompanied
regularly
children

Answer : unaccompanied

Briggs named his car Whistler because of the hissing sounds it makes.

hissing
sounds
makes

Answer : hissing

New Yorkers assume that a flashing “Don’t Walk” sign actually means “Run”.

flashing
actually
means

Answer : flashing

Helen collects sunglasses made in the 50s and 60s.

made
collects
sunglasses

Answer : made

Chip describes himself as an innocent guppy swimming among the sharks.

swimming
describes
innocent

Answer : swimming

Laurel came to work wearing shorts, blouse, a tailored jacket, and flat shoes.

wearing
tailored
work

Answer : wearing

A barometer measures the weight of the air covering the earth’s surface.

covering
measures
weight

Answer : covering

El Dorado was the fabled city of gold sought by early Spanish explorers in the New World.

sought
early
explorers

Answer : sought

Heather wears adhesive bandages decorated with cartoon characters.

decorated
bandages
adhesive

Answer : decorated

1. colored
2. unaccompanied
3. hissing
4. flashing
5. made
6. swimming
7. wearing
8. covering
9. sought
10. decorated
Participles As Adjectives