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Irregular past tenses

arose

the past tense of arise

ate

the past tense of eat

awoke

the past tense of awake2

awoken

the past participle of awake2

bade

the past tense of bid1 3

became

the past tense of become

befell

the past tense of befall

began

the past tense of begin

begat

the past tense of beget

bestrode

the past tense of bestride

bit

the past tense of bite1

blew

the past tense of blow1

bore

the past tense of bear1

broke

the past tense of break1

came

the past tense of come1

chose

the past tense of choose

could

modal verb

used as the past tense of ‘can’

did

the past tense of do1

done

used by some people instead of ‘did’, for example in sentences such as ‘He done it last week’. This use is not considered correct.

dove

the past tense of dive1

drank

the past tense of drink1

drew

the past tense of draw1

drove

the past tense of drive1

fell

the past tense of fall1

flew

the past tense of fly1

forbad

the past tense of forbid

forbade

the past tense of forbid

forbore

the past tense of forbear1

foresaw

the past tense of foresee

foreseen

the past tense of foresee

forgave

the past tense of forgive

forgone

the past tense of forgo

forgot

the past tense of forget

forsook

the past tense of forsake

forswore

the past tense of forswear

forwent

the past tense of forgo

froze

the past tense of freeze1

gave

the past tense of give1

ghostwrote

the past tense of ghostwrite

grew

the past tense of grow

hid

the past tense of hide1

interwove

the past tense of interweave

knelt

the past tense and past participle of kneel

knew

the past tense of know

lay

the past tense of lie1

mistook

the past tense of mistake2

outdid

the past tense of outdo

outgrew

the past tense of outgrow

outran

the past tense of outrun

overate

the past tense of overeat

overcame

the past tense of overcome

overdid

the past tense of overdo

overflew

the past tense of overfly

overran

the past tense of overrun1

overrode

the past tense of override

oversaw

the past tense of oversee

overthrew

the past tense of overthrow

overtook

the past tense of overtake

overwrote

the past tense of overwrite

partook

the past tense of partake

ran

the past tense of run1

rang

the past tense of ring1

redid

the past tense of redo

redrew

the past tense of redraw

reran

the past tense of rerun2

retook

the past tense of retake1

rewrote

the past tense of rewrite

rode

the past tense of ride1

rose

the past tense of rise1

sang

the past tense of sing

sank

the past tense of sink1

saw

the past tense of see1

shook

the past tense of shake1

shrank

a past tense of shrink1

slew

the past tense of slay

smote

the past tense of smite

spake

an old word for the past tense of ‘speak’

spoke

the past tense of speak

sprang

the past tense of spring2

stank

the past tense of stink1

stole

the past tense of steal1

strewed

the past tense of strew

strode

the past tense of stride2

strove

the past tense of strive

swam

the past tense of swim1

swore

the past tense of swear

threw

the past tense of throw1

throve

a past tense of thrive

took

the past tense of take1

tore

the past tense of tear1

trod

the past tense of tread1

undertook

the past tense of undertake

underwent

the past tense of undergo

underwrote

the past tense of underwrite

undid

the past tense of undo

was

3rd person singular of the past tense of be

went

the past tense of go1

were

a past tense of be

withdrew

the past tense of withdraw

woke

the past tense of wake1

wore

the past tense of wear1

wove

the past tense of weave1

wrote

the past tense of write

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