Contrive Verb Forms: Past Tense and Past Participle (V1 V2 V3)

Meaning: to make up or organize.

Contrive Verb Forms V1 V2 V3 V4 V5

Infinitive/Base Form (V1): Contrive
Past Tense (V2): Contrived
Past Participle Form (V3): Contrived
Present Participle/Gerund (V4): Contriving
3rd Person Singular (V5): Contrives

Contrive Past Tense:

Past Tense of Contrive is Contrived.

Example: Sarah contrived a clever solution.

Contrive Past Participle:

Past Participle Form of Contrive is Contrived.

Example: Sarah has contrived a clever solution.

Contrive Present Participle:

Present Participle Form of Contrive is Contriving.

Example: Sarah is contriving a clever solution.

Contrive 3rd Person Singular:

3rd Person Singular of Contrive is Contrives.

Example: Sarah contrives a clever solution.

Contrive Past Tense V1 V2 V3 V4 V5 Forms of Contrive Past Simple and Past Participle

Contrive Conjugation

Indefinite / Simple Present Tense

  • I contrive a clever solution.
  • We/You/They contrive a clever solution.
  • He/She/It/Adam contrives a clever solution.

Present Continuous Tense

  • I am contriving a clever solution.
  • We/You/They are contriving a clever solution.
  • He/She/It/Adam is contriving a clever solution.

Present Perfect Tense

  • I have contrived a clever solution.
  • We/You/They have contrived a clever solution.
  • He/She/It/Adam has contrived a clever solution.

Present Perfect Continuous Tense

  • I have been contriving a clever solution.
  • We/You/They have been contriving a clever solution.
  • He/She/It/Adam has been contriving a clever solution.

Indefinite / Simple Past Tense

  • I contrived a clever solution.
  • We/You/They contrived a clever solution.
  • He/She/It/Adam contrived a clever solution.

Past Continuous Tense

  • I was contriving a clever solution.
  • We/You/They were contriving a clever solution.
  • He/She/It/Adam was contriving a clever solution.

Past Perfect Tense

  • I had contrived a clever solution.
  • We/You/They had contrived a clever solution.
  • He/She/It/Adam had contrived a clever solution.

Past Perfect Continuous Tense

  • I had been contriving a clever solution.
  • We/You/They had been contriving a clever solution.
  • He/She/It/Adam had been contriving a clever solution.

Indefinite / Simple Future Tense

  • I will contrive a clever solution.
  • We/You/They will contrive a clever solution.
  • He/She/It/Adam will contrive a clever solution.

Future Continuous Tense

  • I will be contriving a clever solution.
  • We/You/They will be contriving a clever solution.
  • He/She/It/Adam will be contriving a clever solution.

Future Perfect Tense

  • I will have contrived a clever solution.
  • We/You/They will have contrived a clever solution.
  • He/She/It/Adam will have contrived a clever solution.

Future Perfect Continuous Tense

  • I will have been contriving a clever solution.
  • We/You/They will have been contriving a clever solution.
  • He/She/It/Adam will have been contriving a clever solution.

Past Tense of Contrive Phrasal Verbs

Contrive Phrasal Verbs Past Tense
Contrive to Contrived to
Contrive with Contrived with
Contrive against Contrived against
Contrive for Contrived for
Contrive in Contrived in
Contrive out Contrived out
Contrive up Contrived up
Contrive down Contrived down
Contrive around Contrived around
Contrive over Contrived over

FAQS

What is the Future Tense of Contrive?

Future Tense of contrive is “will contrive”.

What is the Present Tense of Contrive?

Present Tense of contrive is “contrive + s/es or ing”.

I/we/you/they contrive
He/she/it/singular name contrives
Present participle contriving

What is the Past Perfect Tense of Contrive?

Past perfect tense of take is “had contrived”.

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Last updated on May 21st, 2023 at 10:01 am