3. Identifying attributive participles

After you have worked out the principal clause, and all secondary clauses, look for participles in attributive position. You can recognize these easily, because, in addition to agreeing in gender, case and number with the noun they modify, they will be tightly linked to the noun by the definite article.

Translate attributive participles with English relative clauses.


Once you have worked out the attributive participles, it’s time to tackle the remaining circumstantial participles.