Choose an appropriate word from the options to suitably fill the blank in the sentence below so that the sentence makes sense, both grammatically and contextually. 
The head of the pigeon had been______ away with the rifle.
  • a)
    Blows
  • b)
    Blow
  • c)
    Blown
  • d)
    Blew
Correct answer is option 'C'. Can you explain this answer?
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RAJAT TIWARI
Aug 14, 2019
The structure of the sentence is in the past perfect tense in the passive voice. The past perfect tense uses the past participle of the verb. Thus the correct participle to be used is 'blown'.

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