Showed vs. Shown

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  • Shown

    Shown is an American surname that reflects an Anglicization of the German surname Schaun. A common variant is Shawn. Examples:

    Suzan Shown Harjo (born 1945), Native American activist

  • Showed (verb)

    past participle of show(alternative to shown)

    “Recent polling has showed that 40% are in favour of the candidate.”

    “*The report had already been showed to him.”

  • Shown (verb)

    past participle of show

    “I had shown him the report already.”

    “The report had already been shown to him.”


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