Detailed Irregular Verbs List

There are Regular and Irregular Verbs in English. Regular verbs take the suffix “-ed” when expressing a past event.
In Irregular verbs, there is no rule, and each verb is different in past and past participle forms. There are simple rules for regular vebrs, but there are no rules for irregular verbs.


Regular Verbs; work –> worked, like –> liked, listen –> listened and etc…

Irregular Verbs; become –> became, find –> found, hold –> held and etc…

Follow the Detailed Irregular Verb List and Past Simple and Past Participle Forms

Base Form – V1 Past Simple – V2 Past Participle – V3
abide abode abode
arise arose arisen
awake awoke awoken
be was/were been
bear bore born
beat beat beaten
beget begot begotten
begin began begun
bend bent bent
bereave bereft bereft
beseech besought besought
bespeak bespoke bespoken
bestride bestrode bestrided
bet bet bet
bid bade/bid bidden/bid
bind bound bound
bite bit bitten
bleed bled bled
blow blew blown
break broke broken
breed bred bred
bring brought brought
broadcast broadcast broadcast
build built built
burn burnt burnt
burst burst burst
buy bought bought
can could
cast cast cast
catch caught caught
choose chose chosen
cling clung clung
come came come
cost cost cost
creep crept crept
cut cut cut
deal dealt dealt
dig dug dug
do did done
draw drew drawn
dream dreamt dreamt
drink drank drunk
drive drove driven
dwell dwelt dwelt
eat ate eaten
fall fell fallen
feed fed fed
feel felt felt
fight fought fought
find found found
flee fled fled
fly flew flown
forbid forbad(e) forbidden
forecast forecast forecast
forget forgot forgotten
forsake forsook forsaken
freeze froze frozen
get got got
give gave given
go went gone
grind ground ground
grow grew grown
hang hung hung
have had had
hear heard heard
hide hid hidden
hit hit hit
hold held held
hurt hurt hurt
keep kept kept
kneel knelt knelt
know knew known
lay laid laid
lead led led
lean leant leant
leap leapt leapt
learn learnt learnt
leave left left
lend lent lent
let let let
lie lay lain
lose lost lost
make made made
mean meant meant
meet met met
pay paid paid
put put put
read read read
rend rent rent
rid rid rid
ride rode ridden
ring rang rung
rise rose risen
run ran run
say said said
see saw seen
seek sought sought
sell sold sold
send sent sent
set set set
shake shook shaken
shed shed shed
shine shone shone
shoot shot shot
show showed shown
shrink shrank shrunk
shrive shrove shriven
shut shut shut
sing sang sung
sink sank sunk
sit sat sat
slay slew slain
sleep slept slept
slide slid slid
sling slung slung
slink slunk slunk
slit slit slit
smell smelt smelt
smite smote smitten
speak spoke spoken
speed sped sped
spend spent spent
spin spun spun
spit spat spat
split split split
spoil spoilt spoit
spread spread spread
spring sprang sprung
stand stood stood
steal stole stolen
stick stuck stuck
sting stung stung
stink stank stunk
strike struck struck
string strung strung
strive strove striven
swear swore sworn
sweep swept swept
swim swam swum
swing swung swung
take took taken
teach taught taught
tear tore torn
tell told told
think thought thought
throw threw thrown
thrust thrust thrust
tread trod trodden
wake woke woken
wear wore worn
weave wove woven
weep wept wept
win won won
wind wound wound
wring wrung wrung
write wrote written



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