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In principle you can turn every reflexive verb into a participle keeping the sich, but you have to be careful about the tense and the grammatical voice: Der Mann befindet sich zurzeit in Frankfurt. → der sich zurzeit in Frankfurt befindende Mann Die Tarifverhandlungen haben sich festgefahren. → die sich festgefahren habenden Tarifverhandlungen I ...


Present participle of reflexive verbs You have to keep the pronoun. Der sich in Frankfurt befindende Mann. Past participle of reflexive verbs Ditch the pronoun. Die festgefahrenen Tarifgespräche. Yet you cannot always form a semantically equivalent participle: In the following, reflexive refers to fully reflexive verbs, where Ich [verb] dich. ...

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