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

Meaning: feel the need or desire for (someone or something

Want Verb Forms V1 V2 V3 V4 V5

Infinitive/Base Form (V1): Want
Past Tense (V2): Wanted
Past Participle Form (V3): Wanted
Present Participle/Gerund (V4): Wanting
3rd Person Singular (V5): Wants

Want Past Tense:

Past Tense of Want is Wanted.

Example: Sarah wanted the cake.

Want Past Participle:

Past Participle Form of Want is Wanted.

Example: Sarah has wanted the cake.

Want Present Participle:

Present Participle Form of Want is Wanting.

Example: Sarah is wanting the cake.

Want 3rd Person Singular:

3rd Person Singular of Want is Wants.

Example: Sarah wants the cake.

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Want Conjugation

Indefinite / Simple Present Tense

  • I want the cake.
  • We/You/They want the cake.
  • He/She/It/Adam wants the cake.

Present Continuous Tense

  • I am wanting the cake.
  • We/You/They are wanting the cake.
  • He/She/It/Adam is wanting the cake.

Present Perfect Tense

  • I have wanted the cake.
  • We/You/They have wanted the cake.
  • He/She/It/Adam has wanted the cake.

Present Perfect Continuous Tense

  • I have been wanting the cake.
  • We/You/They have been wanting the cake.
  • He/She/It/Adam has been wanting the cake.

Indefinite / Simple Past Tense

  • I wanted the cake.
  • We/You/They wanted the cake.
  • He/She/It/Adam wanted the cake.

Past Continuous Tense

  • I was wanting the cake.
  • We/You/They were wanting the cake.
  • He/She/It/Adam was wanting the cake.

Past Perfect Tense

  • I had wanted the cake.
  • We/You/They had wanted the cake.
  • He/She/It/Adam had wanted the cake.

Past Perfect Continuous Tense

  • I had been wanting the cake.
  • We/You/They had been wanting the cake.
  • He/She/It/Adam had been wanting the cake.

Indefinite / Simple Future Tense

  • I will want the cake.
  • We/You/They will want the cake.
  • He/She/It/Adam will want the cake.

Future Continuous Tense

  • I will be wanting the cake.
  • We/You/They will be wanting the cake.
  • He/She/It/Adam will be wanting the cake.

Future Perfect Tense

  • I will have wanted the cake.
  • We/You/They will have wanted the cake.
  • He/She/It/Adam will have wanted the cake.

Future Perfect Continuous Tense

  • I will have been wanting the cake.
  • We/You/They will have been wanting the cake.
  • He/She/It/Adam will have been wanting the cake.

Past Tense of Want Phrasal Verbs

Want Phrasal Verbs Past Tense
Want out Wanted out
Want in Wanted in
Want up Wanted up
Want over Wanted over
Want off Wanted off
Want for Wanted for
Want on Wanted on
Want from Wanted from
Want with Wanted with
Want back Wanted back

FAQS

What is the Future Tense of Want?

Future Tense of want is “will want”.

What is the Present Tense of Want?

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

I/we/you/they want
He/she/it/singular name wants
Present participle wanting

What is the Past Perfect Tense of Want?

Past perfect tense of take is “had wanted”.

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Last updated on May 21st, 2023 at 05:20 pm