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

Meaning: to make a movement with your head to show agreement or acceptance.

Nod Verb Forms V1 V2 V3 V4 V5

Base Form/Infinitive (V1): Nod
Past Tense (V2): Nodded
Past Participle Form (V3): Nodded
Present Participle/Gerund (V4): Nodding
3rd Person Singular (V5): Nods

Nod Past Tense:

Past Tense of Nod is Nodded.

Example: Sarah nodded approvingly.

Nod Past Participle:

Past Participle Form of Nod is Nodded.

Example: Sarah has nodded approvingly.

Nod Present Participle:

Present Participle Form of Nod is Nodding.

Example: Sarah is nodding approvingly.

Nod 3rd Person Singular:

3rd Person Singular of Nod is Nods.

Example: Sarah nods approvingly.

nod past tense

Nod Conjugation

Indefinite / Simple Present Tense

  • I nod approvingly.
  • We/You/They nod approvingly.
  • He/She/It/Adam nods approvingly.

Present Continuous Tense

  • I am nodding approvingly.
  • We/You/They are nodding approvingly.
  • He/She/It/Adam is nodding approvingly.

Present Perfect Tense

  • I have nodded approvingly.
  • We/You/They have nodded approvingly.
  • He/She/It/Adam has nodded approvingly.

Present Perfect Continuous Tense

  • I have been nodding approvingly.
  • We/You/They have been nodding approvingly.
  • He/She/It/Adam has been nodding approvingly.

Indefinite / Simple Past Tense

  • I nodded approvingly.
  • We/You/They nodded approvingly.
  • He/She/It/Adam nodded approvingly.

Past Continuous Tense

  • I was nodding approvingly.
  • We/You/They were nodding approvingly.
  • He/She/It/Adam was nodding approvingly.

Past Perfect Tense

  • I had nodded approvingly.
  • We/You/They had nodded approvingly.
  • He/She/It/Adam had nodded approvingly.

Past Perfect Continuous Tense

  • I had been nodding approvingly.
  • We/You/They had been nodding approvingly.
  • He/She/It/Adam had been nodding approvingly.

Indefinite / Simple Future Tense

  • I will nod approvingly.
  • We/You/They will nod approvingly.
  • He/She/It/Adam will nod approvingly.

Future Continuous Tense

  • I will be nodding approvingly.
  • We/You/They will be nodding approvingly.
  • He/She/It/Adam will be nodding approvingly.

Future Perfect Tense

  • I will have nodded approvingly.
  • We/You/They will have nodded approvingly.
  • He/She/It/Adam will have nodded approvingly.

Future Perfect Continuous Tense

  • I will have been nodding approvingly.
  • We/You/They will have been nodding approvingly.
  • He/She/It/Adam will have been nodding approvingly.

Past Tense of Nod Phrasal Verbs

Nod Phrasal Verbs Past Tense
Nod off Nodded off
Nod to Nodded to
Nod along Nodded along
Nod out Nodded out
Nod over Nodded over
Nod through Nodded through
Nod up Nodded up
Nod back Nodded back
Nod on Nodded on
Nod in Nodded in

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What is the Future Tense of Nod?

Future Tense of nod is “will nod”.

What is the Present Tense of Nod?

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

I/we/you/they nod
He/she/it/singular name nods
Present participle nodding

What is the Past Perfect Tense of Nod?

Past perfect tense of take is “had nodded”.