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Rosemarie's English Learning Program (ELP) : Three Forms of the Verbs
Monday, 16 April 2012 08:08

 

Three Forms of the Verbs

 

Base Form

Past Form

Past Participle Form

‘ing’ form

Abide

Abided

Abided/Abidden

Abiding

Arise

Arose

Arisen

Arising

Awake

Awoke

Awoken

Awaking

Be

Was/Were

Been

Being

Bear

Bore

Born/Borne

Bearing

Beat

Beat

Beaten

Beating

Begin

Began

Begun

Beginning

Bid

Bade

Bidden

Bidding

Bite

Bit

Bitten

Biting

Blow

Blew

Blown

Blowing

Break

Broke

Broken

Breaking

Choose

Chose

Chosen

Choosing

Do

Did

Done

Doing

Draw

Drew

Drawn

Drawing

Drink

Drank

Drunk

Drinking

Drive

Drove

Driven

Driving

Eat

Ate

Eaten

Eating

Fall

Fell

Fallen

Falling

Fly

Flew

Flown

Flying

Forbid

Forbade

Forbidden

Forbidding

Foresee

Foresaw

Foreseenddd

Foreseeing

Forget

Forgot

Forgotten

Forgetting

Forgive

Forgave

Forgiven

Forgiving

Forsake

Forsook

Forsaken

Forsaking

Freeze

Froze

Frozen

Freezing

Give

Gave

Given

Giving

Go

Went

Gone

Going

Grow

Grew

Grown

Growing

Hide

Hid

Hidden

Hiding

Know

Knew

Known

Knowing

Lie

Lay

Lain

Lying

Mistake

Mistook

Mistaken

Mistaking

Mow

Mowed

Mown

Mowing

Overdraw

Overdrew

Overdrawn

Overdrawing

Overtake

Overtook

Overtaken

Overtaking

Re-prove

Re-proved

Re-proven/Re-proved

Re-proving

Ride

Rode

Ridden

Riding

Ring

Rang

Rung

Ringing

Rise

Rose

Risen

Rising

Rive

Rived

Riven/Rived

Riving

Saw

Sawed

Sawn/Sawed

Sawing

See

Saw

Seen

Seeing

Sew

Sewed

Sewn/Sewed

Sewing

Shake

Shook

Shaken

Shaking

Shave

Shaved

Shaven/Shaved

Shaving

Show

Showed

Shown

Showing

Shrink

Shrank

Shrunk

Shrinking

Sing

Sang

Sung

Singing

Sink

Sank

Sunk

Sinking

Slay

Slew

Slain

Slaying

Slide

Slid

Slid/Slidden

Sliding

Sow

Sowed

Sown

Sowing

Speak

Spoke

Spoken

Speaking

Spin

Span/Spun

Spun

Spinning

Spit

Spat/Spit

Spat/Spit

Spitting

Split

Split

Split

Splitting

Spoil

Spoilt/Spoiled

Spoilt/Spoiled

Spoiling

Spread

Spread

Spread

Spreading

Spring

Sprang

Sprung

Springing

Stand

Stood

Stood

Standing

Steal

Stole

Stolen

Stealing

Stride

Strode/Strided

Stridden

Striding

Strike

Struck

Struck/Stricken

Striking

Strive

Strove

Striven

Striving

Swear

Swore

Sworn

Swearing

Swell

Swelled

Swollen

Swelling

Swim

Swam

Swum

Swimming

Take

Took

Taken

Taking

Thrive

Throve/Thrived

Thriven/Thrived

Thriving

Throw

Threw

Thrown

Throwing

Tread

Trod

Trodden

Treading

Undergo

Underwent

Undergone

Undergoing

Undertake

Undertook

Undertaken

Undertaking

Wake

Woke

Woken

Waking

Wear

Wore

Worn

Wearing

Weave

Wove

Woven

Weaving

Withdraw

Withdrew

Withdrawn

Withdrawing

Write

Wrote

Written

Writing

 

Verbs in which all two forms are identical

Base Form

Past Form

Past Participle Form

‘ing’ form

Alight

Alit/Alighted

Alit/Alighted

Alighting

Bend

Bent

Bent

Bending

Behold

Beheld

Beheld

Beholding

Bleed

Bled

Bled

Bleeding

Bring

Brought

Brought

Bringing

Buy

Bought

Bought

Buying

Bind

Bound

Bound

Binding

Broadcast

Broadcast/Broadcasted

Broadcast/Broadcasted

Broadcasting

Burn

Burnt/Burned

Burnt/Burned

Burning

Build

Built

Built

Building

Breed

Bred

Bred

Breeding

Catch

Caught

Caught

Catching

Cost

Cost

Cost

Costing

Clap

Clapped/Clapt

Clapped/Clapt

Clapping

Clothe

Clad/Clothed

Clad/Clothed

Clothing

Come

Came

Come

Coming

Creep

Crept

Crept

Creeping

Dare

Dared

Dared

Daring

Deal

Dealt

Dealt

Dealing

Dig

Dug

Dug

Digging

Dream

Dreamt/Dreamed

Dreamt/Dreamed

Dreaming

Dwell

Dwelt

Dwelt

Dwelling

Feed

Fed

Fed

Feeding

Feel

Felt

Felt

Feeling

Fight

Fought

Fought

Fighting

Find

Found

Found

Finding

Fit

Fit/Fitted

Fit/Fitted

Fitting

Foretell

Foretold

Foretold

Foretelling

Flee

Fled

Fled

Fleeing

Fling

Flung

Flung

Flinging

Forecast

Forecast/Forecasted

Forecast/Forecasted

Forecasting

Get

Got

Got/Gotten

Getting

Grind

Ground

Ground

Grinding

Hang

Hung/Hanged

Hung/Hanged

Hanging

Have

Had

Had

Having

Hear

Heard

Heard

Hearing

Hold

Held

Held

Holding

Inlay

Inlaid

Inlaid

Inlaying

Input

Input/Inputted

Input/Inputted

Inputting

Interlay

Interlaid

Interlaid

Interlaying

Keep

Kept

Kept

Keeping

Kneel

Knelt/Kneeled

Knelt/Kneeled

Kneeling

Knit

Knit/Knitted

Knit/Knitted

Knitting

Lay

Laid

Laid

laying

Lead

Led

Led

Leading

Lean

Leant/Leaned

Leant/Leaned

Leaning

Leap

Leapt/Leaped

Leapt/Leaped

Leaping

Learn

Learnt/Learned

Learnt/Learned

Learning

Leave

Left

Left

Leaving

Lend

Lent

Lent

Lending

Lie

Lied

Lied

lying

Light

Lit

Lit

Lighting

Lose

Lost

Lost

Losing

Make

Made

Made

Making

Mean

Meant

Meant

Meaning

Meet

Met

Met

Meeting

Melt

Melted

Molten/Melted

Melting

Misunderstand

Misunderstood

Misunderstood

Misunderstanding

Miswed

Miswed/Miswedded

Miswed/Miswedded

Miswedding

Mislead

Misled

Misled

Misleading

Overhear

Overheard

Overheard

Overhearing

Pay

Paid

Paid

Paying

Preset

Preset

Preset

Presetting

Prove

Proved

Proven/Proved

Proving

Rid

Rid/Ridded

Rid/Ridded

Ridding

Run

Ran

Run

Running

Say

Said

Said

Saying

Seek

Sought

Sought

Seeking

Sell

Sold

Sold

Selling

Send

Sent

Sent

Sending

Shear

Shore/Sheared

Shorn/Sheared

Shearing

Shine

Shone

Shone

Shining

Shoe

Shod

Shod

Shoeing

Shoot

Shot

Shot

Shooting

Sit

Sat

Sat

Sitting

Sleep

Slept

Slept

Sleeping

Sling

Slung

Slung

Slinging

Slink

Slunk

Slunk

Slinking

Smell

Smelt/Smelled

Smelt/Smelled

Smelling

Sneak

Sneaked/Snuck

Sneaked/Snuck

Sneaking

Soothsay

Soothsaid

Soothsaid

Soothsaying

Speed

Sped/Speeded

Sped/Speeded

Speeding

Spell

Spelt/Spelled

Spelt/Spelled

Spelling

Spend

Spent

Spent

Spending

Spill

Spilt/Spilled

Spilt/Spilled

Spilling

String

Strung

Strung

Stringing

Strip

Stript/Stripped

Stript/Stripped

Stripping

Stick

Stuck

Stuck

Sticking

Sting

Stung

Stung

Stinging

Stink

Stank

Stunk

Stinking

Sweat

Sweat/Sweated

Sweat/Sweated

Sweating

Sweep

Swept/Sweeped

Swept/Sweeped

Sweeping

Sunburn

Sunburned/Sunburnt

Sunburned/Sunburnt

Sunburning

Swing

Swung

Swung

Swinging

Teach

Taught

Taught

Teaching

Tell

Told

Told

Telling

Think

Thought

Thought

Thinking

Tear

Tore

Torn

Tearing

Understand

Understood

Understood

Understanding

Vex

Vext/Vexed

Vext/Vexed

Vexing

Wed

Wed/Wedded

Wed/Wedded

Wedding

Weep

Wept

Wept

Weeping

Wend

Wended/Went

Wended/Went

Wending

Wet

Wet/Wetted

Wet/Wetted

Wetting

Win

Won

Won

Winning

Wind

Wound

Wound

Winding

Withstand

Withstood

Withstood

Withstanding

Wring

Wrung

Wrung

Wringing

Withhold

Withheld

Withheld

Withholding

Zinc

Zinced/Zincked

Zinced/Zincked

Zincking

Verbs in which all three forms are identical

Base Form

Past Form

Past Participle Form

‘ing’ form

Bet

Bet

Bet

Betting

Burst

Burst

Burst

Bursting

Bust

Bust

Bust

Busting

Become

Became

Become

Becoming

Bid

Bid

Bid

Bidding

Cast

Cast

Cast

Casting

Cut

Cut

Cut

Cutting

Hit

Hit

Hit

Hitting

Hurt

Hurt

Hurt

Hurting

Let

Let

Let

Letting

Put

Put

Put

Putting

Quit

Quit

Quit

Quitting

Read

Read

Read

Reading

Set

Set

Set

Setting

Shed

Shed

Shed

Shedding

Slit

Slit

Slit

Slitting

Shut

Shut

Shut

Shutting

Sublet

Sublet

Sublet

Subletting

Thrust

Thrust

Thrust

Thrusting

Upset

Upset

Upset

Upsetting