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

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Read Verb Forms V1 V2 V3 V4 V5

Infinitive/Base Form (V1) Read
Past Tense (V2) Read
Past Participle Form (V3) Read
Present Participle/Gerund (V4) Reading
3rd Person Singular (V5) Reads

Read Past Tense:

Past Tense of Read is Read.

Example: Sarah read the book.

Read Past Participle:

Past Participle Form of Read is Read.

Example: Sarah has read the book.

Read Present Participle:

Present Participle Form of Read is Reading.

Example: Sarah is reading the book.

Read 3rd Person Singular:

3rd Person Singular of Read is Reads.

Example: Sarah reads the book.

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Read Conjugation

Indefinite / Simple Present Tense

  • I read the book.
  • We/You/They read the book.
  • He/She/It/Adam reads the book.

Present Continuous Tense

  • I am reading the book.
  • We/You/They are reading the book.
  • He/She/It/Adam is reading the book.

Present Perfect Tense

  • I have read the book.
  • We/You/They have read the book.
  • He/She/It/Adam has read the book.

Present Perfect Continuous Tense

  • I have been reading the book.
  • We/You/They have been reading the book.
  • He/She/It/Adam has been reading the book.

Indefinite / Simple Past Tense

  • I read the book.
  • We/You/They read the book.
  • He/She/It/Adam read the book.

Past Continuous Tense

  • I was reading the book.
  • We/You/They were reading the book.
  • He/She/It/Adam was reading the book.

Past Perfect Tense

  • I had read the book.
  • We/You/They had read the book.
  • He/She/It/Adam had read the book.

Past Perfect Continuous Tense

  • I had been reading the book.
  • We/You/They had been reading the book.
  • He/She/It/Adam had been reading the book.

Indefinite / Simple Future Tense

  • I will read the book.
  • We/You/They will read the book.
  • He/She/It/Adam will read the book.

Future Continuous Tense

  • I will be reading the book.
  • We/You/They will be reading the book.
  • He/She/It/Adam will be reading the book.

Future Perfect Tense

  • I will have read the book.
  • We/You/They will have read the book.
  • He/She/It/Adam will have read the book.

Future Perfect Continuous Tense

  • I will have been reading the book.
  • We/You/They will have been reading the book.
  • He/She/It/Adam will have been reading the book.

Past Tense of Read Phrasal Verbs

Read Phrasal Verbs Past Tense
Read over Read over
Read out Read out
Read up Read up
Read through Read through
Read into Read into
Read off Read off
Read for Read for
Read down Read down
Read with Read with
Read about Read about

FAQS

What is the Future Tense of Read?

Future Tense of read is “will read”.

What is the Present Tense of Read?

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

I/we/you/they read
He/she/it/singular name reads
Present participle reading

What is the Past Perfect Tense of Read?

Past perfect tense of take is “had read”.

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Last updated on May 22nd, 2023 at 09:18 am