FORMS OF VERBS – Regular and Irregular Verbs Examples


Note: You can tell that a word is a verb by its form.
  • base or simple form
  • -s form
  • -ed form or past form
  • -ing form
  • -en form

Check the Table below:

forms of verbs

Check these verbs:

Take and write = have five different forms

Show, run and plant = have four different forms

Set = have three different forms

Some verbs have the same form

However, the verb “BE” is different. Check the chart below

Regular Verbs – its past form ends with –ed.

Examples below:

Irregular Verbs – its past forms do not end in -ed.

Examples below: