went vs gone : Common Errors in English

About went vs gone

The past participle of “go” is “gone” so it’s not “I should have went tothe party” but “I should have gone to the party."

went Meaning(s)

  • (n) a time for working (after which you will be relieved by someone else)
  • (n) street names for methylenedioxymethamphetamine
  • (n) a usually brief attempt
  • (n) a board game for two players who place counters on a grid; the object is to surround and so capture the opponent's counters
  • (v) change location; move, travel, or proceed, also metaphorically
  • (v) follow a procedure or take a course
  • (v) move away from a place into another direction
  • (v) enter or assume a certain state or condition
  • (v) be awarded; be allotted
  • (v) have a particular form
  • (v) stretch out over a distance, space, time, or scope; run or extend between two points or beyond a certain point
  • (v) follow a certain course
  • (v) be abolished or discarded
  • (v) be or continue to be in a certain condition
  • (v) make a certain noise or sound
  • (v) perform as expected when applied
  • (v) to be spent or finished
  • (v) progress by being changed
  • (v) continue to live through hardship or adversity
  • (v) pass, fare, or elapse; of a certain state of affairs or action
  • (v) pass from physical life and lose all bodily attributes and functions necessary to sustain life
  • (v) be in the right place or situation
  • (v) be ranked or compare
  • (v) begin or set in motion
  • (v) have a turn; make one's move in a game
  • (v) be contained in
  • (v) be sounded, played, or expressed
  • (v) blend or harmonize
  • (v) lead, extend, or afford access
  • (v) be the right size or shape; fit correctly or as desired
  • (v) go through in search of something; search through someone's belongings in an unauthorized way
  • (v) be spent
  • (v) give support (to) or make a choice (of) one out of a group or number
  • (v) stop operating or functioning
  • (a) functioning correctly and ready for action

gone Meaning(s)

  • (n) a time for working (after which you will be relieved by someone else)
  • (n) street names for methylenedioxymethamphetamine
  • (n) a usually brief attempt
  • (n) a board game for two players who place counters on a grid; the object is to surround and so capture the opponent's counters
  • (v) change location; move, travel, or proceed, also metaphorically
  • (v) follow a procedure or take a course
  • (v) move away from a place into another direction
  • (v) enter or assume a certain state or condition
  • (v) be awarded; be allotted
  • (v) have a particular form
  • (v) stretch out over a distance, space, time, or scope; run or extend between two points or beyond a certain point
  • (v) follow a certain course
  • (v) be abolished or discarded
  • (v) be or continue to be in a certain condition
  • (v) make a certain noise or sound
  • (v) perform as expected when applied
  • (v) to be spent or finished
  • (v) progress by being changed
  • (v) continue to live through hardship or adversity
  • (v) pass, fare, or elapse; of a certain state of affairs or action
  • (v) pass from physical life and lose all bodily attributes and functions necessary to sustain life
  • (v) be in the right place or situation
  • (v) be ranked or compare
  • (v) begin or set in motion
  • (v) have a turn; make one's move in a game
  • (v) be contained in
  • (v) be sounded, played, or expressed
  • (v) blend or harmonize
  • (v) lead, extend, or afford access
  • (v) be the right size or shape; fit correctly or as desired
  • (v) go through in search of something; search through someone's belongings in an unauthorized way
  • (v) be spent
  • (v) give support (to) or make a choice (of) one out of a group or number
  • (v) stop operating or functioning
  • (a) functioning correctly and ready for action
  • (s) destroyed or killed
  • (s) dead
  • (s) well in the past; former
  • (s) no longer retained

went in News

  1. Woman Who Went On Racist Dunkin’ Donuts Rant: Let Go From Modeling Agency After ‘Going Ballistic’

    It’s not the first time! The woman who went on a profanity-laced racist rant at a Florida Dunkin’ Donuts is also a failed model , and RadarOnline.com exclusively learned it’s… READ ON
    on June 12, 2013 Source: RadarOnline.com

  2. Woman Who Went On Racist Rant At Dunkin’ Donuts Employee Failed As Model, See The Video Of Her With Ludacris

    The woman who went on a vile, profanity-laced racist rant at a Dunkin’ Donuts employee tried and failed to make it as a model, RadarOnline has learned exclusively. Taylor Chapman … READ ON
    on June 12, 2013 Source: RadarOnline.com

  3. Woman went missing from Anthony, Texas in 1995

    A woman who went missing 18 years go in Anthony, Texas, has not been seen or heard from since then. Maria Martinez, who was 29 years old at the time, is classified as an endangered missing person.
    on June 10, 2013 Source: El Paso Times

gone in News

  1. Gone Farm to host Bocce Ball

    WISCASSET — Winters Gone Farm is scheduled to form a Bocce Ball Club. “You don’t have to be Italian or like spaghetti to love Bocce Ball,” said organizer Skip Taylor when he announced plans to form a Bocce Ball Club and league at Winters Gone Farm. read more
    on June 12, 2013 Source: The Times Record

  2. '401[Gone]' review:

    '401[Gone]' review: The idea might provide some comfort to a modern Chinese American youth newly arrived in the Chinese Land of the Dead, but it's easy to see why it's put the age-old Goddess of Mercy in an eternally foul mood. Quirkiness only carries the tale so far in the Crowded Fire Theater world premiere that opened Monday at Thick House. Cowhig is a distinctively original writer with a ...
    on June 12, 2013 Source: San Francisco Chronicle

  3. '410[Gone]' original but remote

    '410[Gone]' original but remote The idea might provide some comfort to a modern Chinese American youth newly arrived in the Chinese Land of the Dead, but it's easy to see why it's put the age-old Goddess of Mercy in an eternally foul mood. Quirkiness only carries the tale so far in the Crowded Fire Theater world premiere that opened Monday at Thick House. Cowhig is a distinctively original ...
    on June 12, 2013 Source: San Francisco Chronicle

Lightning fast vocabulary building for SAT, ACT, GRE, GMAT and CAT