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Irregular Verbs

Regular verbs form their past and past participle by adding ed (d).


Base VerbPastPast Participle
learnlearnedlearned
studystudiedstudied
cookcookedcooked
solvesolvedsolved
askaskedasked
watchwatchedwatched
listenlistenedlistened


Irregular verbs do not have definite rules, but there are a few patterns.


Base VerbPastPast Participle
growgrewgrown
knowknewknown
beginbeganbegun
drawdrewdrawn
drivedrovedriven
flyflewflown
givegavegiven
speakspokespoken
swimswamswum
gowentgone
taketooktaken
findfoundfound
spendspentspent
teachtaughttaught
paypaidpaid
feelfeltfelt
buyboughtbought
meetmetmet
havehadhad
feedfedfed
keepkeptkept
cutcutcut
hithithit
setsetset
shutshutshut
fitfitfit



[Quiz 13.1]

Find the past and past participle forms of the following verbs using your dictionary:

bring
drink
think
tell
eat
make
beat

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