English verb tenses describe at what point in time an action is taking place. There are three tenses:
The tenses are categorized into four different forms.
In the tables below, we break down their usage in the affirmative, negative and question formats.
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V → Root Verb
V2 → the second form (Past Simple) of an irregular verb
V3 → the third form (Past Participle) of an irregular verb
Ved → Past form for regular verbs
Ving → Present Participle
Vs/Ves → Present Simple form for most verbs (goes)
**The following tables illustrate the English verb tenses for the verb ‘work’ in every form.**
Simple Verb Tenses Table
Perfect Verb Tenses Table
Continuous Verb Tenses Table
Perfect Continuous Verb Tenses Table
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