Past Tense?

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Past Tense?

Post by McKinney » Thu Oct 19, 2017 8:59 pm

Hi, in the sentence below we are talking about the future, so can you tell me why "collected" is in the past?

"I'll call you tomorrow to tell you how you will be collected at the train station."

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Re: Past Tense?

Post by Alan » Sat Oct 21, 2017 5:21 am

It is not a past tense: it is a past participle.

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