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Many years ago I wrote a poem, and one of the lines it that poem asks, "Have you ever woke up screaming, those dreams haunt you again and again?" While I don't want to change the line in my poem, I find that I often struggle with the conjugation of the verb "to wake". What would have been the correct way to pose that rhetorical question?
The verb wake has two accepted past tense forms, waked and woke, and two accepted past participle forms, waked and woken. Because of the Have in your poem's line, you need a past participle. Woken sounds a bit too British for my ears. So I would go with waked, which has the added advantage of giving your line another strong, sharp vowel sound to go with the long <e>'s in screaming and dreams. On the other hand, my guess would be that very few, if any, readers would notice the little "a-grammaticality" if you stayed with woke.
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