Begin V1 V2 V3 V4 V5 Base Form, Past Simple, Past Participle Form of Begin

Begin V1 V2 V3 V4 V5 Base Form, Past Simple, Past Participle Form of Begin

Begin V1 V2 V3 V4 V5 is one of the verbs that are used very commonly in English tests as well as in everyday communication. Also, because it’s an irregular verb, Begin doesn’t follow the regular rule. So what is Begin‘s past? What is the past participle of Begin? What is the present participle of Begin? How to conjugate verbs with the verb Begin?

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Begin of Definition and Meaning

Begin is a verb that means “to start something or to do the first part of something.”

Begin can be a noun or a verb

Noun: The beginning of our story was simple.

Verb: They begin to move the cat from his home.

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V1 V2 V3 V4 V5 Form of Begin

Base Form (V1)begin
Past Form (V2)began
Past Participle Form (V3)begun
s / es/ ies (V4)begins
‘ing’ form (V5)beginning

Begin of Past Simple V2

The verb begin is also employed in its V2 form as “began”’. It is used to indicate the past tense in sentences.

Begin of Past Participle V3

This verb’s V3 form is ‘begun‘. In the case of past perfect tense or present perfect tense, the word ‘begun‘ is used.

+ In the present perfect tense, the word begin is used ‘have + begun’ or ‘has + begun.’ 

  • I, you, and we are used as ‘have + begun‘ subjects. 
  • He, she, and it are used as ‘has + begun‘ subjects. 

+ If you need to use the past perfect tense, use ‘had + begun‘ regardless of the subject.

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Conjugation of Begin V1 V2 V3 V4 V5

Conjugation table: Begin
NumberSingular
Present Simple of beginIYouShe/He/It
beginbeginbegins
Plural
WeYouThey
beginbeginbegin
Present Continuous of beginIYouShe/He/It
am beginningare beginningis beginning
Plural
WeYouThey
are beginningare beginningare beginning
Present Perfect of beginIYouShe/He/It
have begunhave begunhas begun
Plural
WeYouThey
have begunhave begunhave begun
Present Perfect Continuous of beginIYouShe/He/It
have been beginninghave been beginninghas been beginning
Plural
WeYouThey
have been beginninghave been beginninghave been beginning
Past Simple of beginIYouShe/He/It
beganbeganbegan
Plural
WeYouThey
beganbeganbegan
Past Continuous of beginIYouShe/He/It
was beginningwere beginningwas beginning
Plural
WeYouThey
were beginningwere beginningwere beginning
Past Perfect of beginIYouShe/He/It
had begunhad begunhad begun
Plural
WeYouThey
had begunhad begunhad begun
Past Perfect Continuous of beginIYouShe/He/It
had been beginninghad been beginninghad been beginning
Plural
WeYouThey
had been beginninghad been beginninghad been beginning
Future Simple of beginIYouShe/He/It
will/shall beginwill/shall beginwill/shall begin
Plural
WeYouThey
will/shall beginwill/shall beginwill/shall begin
Future Continuous of beginIYouShe/He/It
will/shall be beginningwill/shall be beginningwill/shall be beginning
Plural
WeYouThey
will/shall be beginningwill/shall be beginningwill/shall be beginning
Future Perfect of beginIYouShe/He/It
will/shall have begunwill/shall have begunwill/shall have begun
Plural
WeYouThey
will/shall have begunwill/shall have begunwill/shall have begun
Future Perfect Continuous of beginIYouShe/He/It
will/shall have been beginningwill/shall have been beginningwill/shall have been beginning
Plural
WeYouThey
will/shall have been beginningwill/shall have been beginningwill/shall have been beginning
Conditional Present of beginIYouShe/He/It
would beginwould beginwould begin
Plural
WeYouThey
would beginwould beginwould begin
Conditional Perfect of beginIYouShe/He/It
would have begunwould have begunwould have begun
Plural
WeYouThey
would have begunwould have begunwould have begun
Conditional Present Continuous of beginIYouShe/He/It
would be beginningwould be beginningwould be beginning
Plural
WeYouThey
would be beginningwould be beginningwould be beginning
Conditional Perfect Continuous of beginIYouShe/He/It
would have been beginningwould have been beginningwould have been beginning
Plural
WeYouThey
would have been beginningwould have been beginningwould have been beginning
Present Subjunctive of beginIYouShe/He/It
beginbeginbegin
Plural
WeYouThey
beginbeginbegin
Past Subjunctive of beginIYouShe/He/It
beganbeganbegan
Plural
WeYouThey
beganbeganbegan
Past Perfect Subjunctive of beginIYouShe/He/It
had begunhad begunhad begun
Plural
WeYouThey
had begunhad begunhad begun
Imperative of beginIYouShe/He/It
begin
Plural
WeYouThey
Let’s beginbegin

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Example Sentences with Begin V1 V2 V3 V4 V5

In this section, we will learn about begin sentence examples:

+ After we build our tents, they will begin to create a campfire.

+ The baby begins to cry again.

+ I'm going to begin the operation now.

+ Her father stopped when he saw her begin to shudder.

+ If Mike can create a few more events, his novel should begin to fall into place.

Synonym Words For Begin

Synonym of the begin word list. Here are a variety of words whose meaning is nearly the synonym of begin:

  • start
  • commence
  • undertake
  • initiate
  • tackle
  • instigate
  • effectuate
  • trigger
  • prompt
  • create
  • elicit
  • induce
  • precipitate
  • kick off
  • kick-start
  • produce
  • start up
  • start off
  • embark on
  • start on
  • start to
  • take up
  • jump into
  • launch into
  • proceed with
  • make a start on
  • get down to
  • get going with
  • get on with

Opposite Words For Begin

The antonym of the begin word list. Here are some words that have nearly the opposite meaning as begin:

  • finish
  • complete
  • conclude
  • close
  • end
  • finalise
  • accomplish
  • consummate
  • achieve
  • fulfill
  • culminate
  • settle
  • cease
  • stop
  • abort
  • end
  • terminate
  • abolish
  • cancel
  • desist
  • discontinue
  • complete
  • finish
  • annul
  • break
  • close
  • halt
  • quit

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Some Frequently Asked Questions About Begin (Verb)

What is the V1 V2 V3 V4 V5 of begin?

The past tense of begin is began. The third-person singular simple present indicative form of begin is begins. The present participle of begin is beginning. The past participle of begin is begun.

Base Form (V1)begin
Past Form (V2)began
Past Participle Form (V3)begun
s / es/ ies (V4)begins
‘ing’ form (V5)beginning

What is the V2 and V3 form of begin?

+ The V2  form of begin is “began” and the V3 form of begin is “begun

What is the sentence of begin?

What is the past tense V2 of begin?

+ The past tense of begin is “began“.

What is the past participle V3 of begin?

+ The past participle of begin is “begun“.

What is the present participle V5 of begin?

+ The present participle of begin is “beginning“.

Conclusion

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Here are other verbs V1 V2 V3 List

Base Form V1Past Form V2Past Participle Form V3
abideabode/abidedabode/abided
arisearosearisen
awakeawokeawoken
backslidebackslidbackslidden/backslid
bewas/werebeen
bearboreborne
beatbeatbeaten/beat
becomebecamebecome
befallbefellbefallen
beginbeganbegun
beholdbeheldbeheld
bendbentbent
besetbesetbeset
bespeakbespokebespoken
betbet/bettedbet/betted
bidbidbid
bindboundbound
bitebitbitten
bleedbledbled
blowblewblown
breakbrokebroken
breedbredbred
bringbroughtbrought
broadcastbroadcastbroadcast
browbeatbrowbeatbrowbeaten/browbeat
buildbuiltbuilt
burnburnt/burnedburnt/burned
burstburstburst
bustbusted/bustbusted/bust
buyboughtbought
castcastcast
catchcaughtcaught
chidechid/chidedchid/chidden/chided
choosechosechosen
cleaveclove/cleft/cleavedcloven/cleft/cleaved
cleaveclavecleaved
clingclungclung
clotheclothed/cladclothed/clad
comecamecome
costcostcost
creepcreptcrept
crossbreedcrossbredcrossbred
crowcrew/crewedcrowed
cutcutcut
daydreamdaydreamed
daydreamt
daydreamed
daydreamt
dealdealtdealt
digdugdug
disprovedisproveddisproved/disproven
divedove/diveddived
dodiddone
drawdrewdrawn
dreamdreamt/dreameddreamt/dreamed
drinkdrankdrunk
drivedrovedriven
dwelldweltdwelt
eatateeaten
fallfellfallen
feedfedfed
feelfeltfelt
fightfoughtfought
findfoundfound
fitfitted/fitfitted/fit
fleefledfled
flingflungflung
flyflewflown
forbearforboreforborne
forbidforbade/forbadforbidden
forecastforecast/forecastedforecast/forecasted
forego (also forgo)forewentforegone
foreseeforesawforeseen
foretellforetoldforetold
forgetforgotforgotten
forgiveforgaveforgiven
forsakeforsookforsaken
freezefrozefrozen
frostbitefrostbitfrostbitten
getgotgot/gotten
gildgilt/gildedgilt/gilded
girdgirt/girdedgirt/girded
givegavegiven
gowentgone
grindgroundground
growgrewgrown
hand-feedhand-fedhand-fed
handwritehandwrotehandwritten
hanghunghung
havehadhad
hearheardheard
heavehove/heavedhove/heaved
hewhewedhewn/hewed
hidehidhidden
hithithit
hurthurthurt
inbreedinbredinbred
inlayinlaidinlaid
inputinputinput
insetinsetinset
interbreedinterbredinterbred
interweaveinterwove
interweaved
interwoven
interweaved
interwindinterwoundinterwound
jerry-buildjerry-builtjerry-built
keepkeptkept
kneelknelt/kneeledknelt/kneeled
knitknit/knittedknit/knitted
knowknewknown
laylaidlaid
leadledled
leanleaned/leantleaned/leant
leapleapt /leapedleapt /leaped
learnlearnt/learnedlearnt/learned
leaveleftleft
lendlentlent
letletlet
lielaylain
lightlit/lightedlit/lighted
lip-readlip-readlip-read
loselostlost
makemademade
meanmeantmeant
meetmetmet
miscastmiscastmiscast
misdealmisdealtmisdealt
misdomisdidmisdone
mishearmisheardmisheard
mislaymislaidmislaid
misleadmisledmisled
mislearnmislearned
mislearnt
mislearned
mislearnt
misreadmisreadmisread
missetmissetmisset
misspeakmisspokemisspoken
misspellmisspeltmisspelt
misspendmisspentmisspent
mistakemistookmistaken
misteachmistaughtmistaught
misunderstandmisunderstoodmisunderstood
miswritemiswrotemiswritten
mowmowedmown/mowed
offsetoffsetoffset
outbidoutbidoutbid
outbreedoutbredoutbred
outdooutdidoutdone
outdrawoutdrewoutdrawn
outdrinkoutdrankoutdrunk
outdriveoutdroveoutdriven
outfightoutfoughtoutfought
outflyoutflewoutflown
outgrowoutgrewoutgrown
outleapoutleaped/outleaptoutleaped/outleapt
outlieoutliedoutlied
outputoutputoutput
outrideoutrodeoutridden
outrunoutranoutrun
outselloutsoldoutsold
outshineoutshined/outshoneoutshined/outshone
outshootoutshotoutshot
outsingoutsangoutsung
outsitoutsatoutsat
outsleepoutsleptoutslept
outsmelloutsmelled/outsmeltoutsmelled/outsmelt
outspeakoutspokeoutspoken
outspeedoutspedoutsped
outspendoutspentoutspent
outswearoutsworeoutsworn
outswimoutswamoutswum
outthinkoutthoughtoutthought
outthrowoutthrewoutthrown
outwriteoutwroteoutwritten
overbidoverbidoverbid
overbreedoverbredoverbred
overbuildoverbuiltoverbuilt
overbuyoverboughtoverbought
overcomeovercameovercome
overdooverdidoverdone
overdrawoverdrewoverdrawn
overdrinkoverdrankoverdrunk
overeatoverateovereaten
overfeedoverfedoverfed
overflyoverflewoverflown
overhangoverhungoverhung
overhearoverheardoverheard
overlayoverlaidoverlaid
overpayoverpaidoverpaid
overrideoverrodeoverridden
overrunoverranoverrun
overseeoversawoverseen
overselloversoldoversold
oversewoversewedoversewn/oversewed
overshootovershotovershot
oversleepoversleptoverslept
overspeakoverspokeoverspoken
overspendoverspentoverspent
overspilloverspilled/overspiltoverspilled/overspilt
overtakeovertookovertaken
overthinkoverthoughtoverthought
overthrowoverthrewoverthrown
overwindoverwoundoverwound
overwriteoverwroteoverwritten
partakepartookpartaken
paypaidpaid
pleadpleaded/pledpleaded/pled
prebuildprebuiltprebuilt
premakepremadepremade
prepayprepaidprepaid
presellpresoldpresold
presetpresetpreset
preshrinkpreshrankpreshrunk
proofreadproofreadproofread
proveprovedproven/proved
putputput
quick-freezequick-frozequick-frozen
quitquit/quittedquit/quitted
readreadread
reawakereawokereawaken
rebidrebidrebid
rebindreboundrebound
rebroadcastrebroadcast
rebroadcasted
rebroadcast
rebroadcasted
rebuildrebuiltrebuilt
recastrecastrecast
recutrecutrecut
redealredealtredealt
redoredidredone
redrawredrewredrawn
refitrefitted/refitrefitted/refit
regrindregroundreground
regrowregrewregrown
rehangrehungrehung
rehearreheardreheard
reknitreknitted/reknitreknitted/reknit
relayrelaidrelaid
relearnrelearned/relearntrelearned/relearnt
relightrelit/relightedrelit/relighted
remakeremaderemade
rendrentrent
repayrepaidrepaid
rereadrereadreread
rerunreranrerun
resellresoldresold
resendresentresent
resetresetreset
resewresewedresewn/resewed
retakeretookretaken
reteachretaughtretaught
retearretoreretorn
retellretoldretold
rethinkrethoughtrethought
retreadretreadretread
retrofitretrofitted/retrofitretrofitted/retrofit
rewakerewoke/rewakedrewaken/rewaked
rewearreworereworn
reweaverewove/reweavedrewoven/reweaved
rewedrewed/reweddedrewed/rewedded
rewetrewet/rewettedrewet/rewetted
rewinrewonrewon
rewindrewoundrewound
rewriterewroterewritten
ridridrid
rideroderidden
ringrangrung
riseroserisen
roughcastroughcastroughcast
runranrun
sand-castsand-castsand-cast
sawsawedsawn
saysaidsaid
seesawseen
seeksoughtsought
sellsoldsold
sendsentsent
setsetset
sewsewedsewn/sewed
shakeshookshaken
shaveshavedshaved/shaven
shearshearedshorn
shedshedshed
shineshoneshone
shitshit/shat/shittedshit/shat/shitted
shootshotshot
showshowedshown/showed
shrinkshrankshrunk
shutshutshut
sight-readsight-readsight-read
singsangsung
sinksanksunk
sitsatsat
slayslewslain
sleepsleptslept
slideslidslid
slingslungslung
slinkslunkslunk
slitslitslit
smellsmeltsmelt
smitesmotesmitten
sneaksneaked/snucksneaked/snuck
speakspokespoken
speedsped/speededsped/speeded
spellspelt/spelledspelt/spelled
spendspentspent
spillspilt/spilledspilt/spilled
spinspun/spanspun
spoilspoilt/spoiledspoilt/spoiled
spreadspreadspread
standstoodstood
stealstolestolen
stickstuckstuck
stingstungstung
stinkstunk/stankstunk
stridestrodestridden
strikestruckstruck
stringstrungstrung
sunburnsunburned/sunburntsunburned/sunburnt
swearsworesworn
sweatsweat/sweatedsweat/sweated
sweepsweptswept
swellswelledswollen/swelled
swimswamswum
swingswungswung
taketooktaken
teachtaughttaught
teartoretorn
telecasttelecasttelecast
telltoldtold
thinkthoughtthought
throwthrewthrown
thrustthrustthrust
treadtrodtrodden/trod
typewritetypewrotetypewritten
unbendunbentunbent
unbindunboundunbound
unclotheunclothed/uncladunclothed/unclad
undercutundercutundercut
underfeedunderfedunderfed
undergounderwentundergone
underlieunderlayunderlain
understandunderstoodunderstood
undertakeundertookundertaken
underwriteunderwroteunderwritten
undoundidundone
unfreezeunfrozeunfrozen
unhangunhungunhung
unhideunhidunhidden
unlearnunlearned/unlearntunlearned/unlearnt
unspinunspununspun
unwindunwoundunwound
upholdupheldupheld
upsetupsetupset
wakewoke/wakedwoken/waked
wearworeworn
wedwed/weddedwed/wedded
weepweptwept
wetwet/wettedwet/wetted
winwonwon
windwoundwound
withdrawwithdrewwithdrawn
withholdwithheldwithheld
withstandwithstoodwithstood
workworkedworked
wringwrungwrung
writewrotewritten
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