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

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

Approve 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, approve doesn’t follow the regular rule. The verb “approve” has five different forms: base form, past simple, past participle form, present perfect, and present perfect participle. So what is approve‘s past? How do conjugate verbs with approve verbs?

Let’s find out with English tivi in the article below.

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Approve of Definition and Meaning

Approve is a verb that means to give permission for or to consent to. It is usually done by a person or an institution and can be verbal, written, or implied.

V1 V2 V3 V4 V5 Form of Approve

Base Form (V1) approve
Past Form (V2) approved
Past Participle Form (V3) approved
s / es/ es (V4) approves
‘ing’ form (V5) approving

Approve of Past Simple V2

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

Approve of Past Participle V3

The V3 form is identical to the V2 form. The V3 form is “approved”. Approved is used in the past or present perfect tense. 

+ In the present perfect tense, we use the word V1 as ‘have + approved‘ or ‘has + approved’.

  • I, you, and we are used as ‘have + approved‘. 
  • ‘has + approved’ is used for he, she, and it. 

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

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Conjugation of Approve V1 V2 V3 V4 V5

Conjugation table: Approve

Number Singular
Present Simple of approve I You She/He/It
approve approve approves
Plural
We You They
approve approve approve
Present Continuous of approve I You She/He/It
am approving are approving is approving
Plural
We You They
are approving are approving are approving
Present Perfect of approve I You She/He/It
have approved have approved has approved
Plural
We You They
have approved have approved have approved
Present Perfect Continuous of approve I You She/He/It
have been approving have been approving has been approving
Plural
We You They
have been approving have been approving have been approving
Past Simple of approve I You She/He/It
approved approved approved
Plural
We You They
approved approved approved
Past Continuous of approve I You She/He/It
was approving were approving was approving
Plural
We You They
were approving were approving were approving
Past Perfect of approve I You She/He/It
had approved had approved had approved
Plural
We You They
had approved had approved had approved
Past Perfect Continuous of approve I You She/He/It
had been approving had been approving had been approving
Plural
We You They
had been approving had been approving had been approving
Future Simple of approve I You She/He/It
will/shall approve will/shall approve will/shall approve
Plural
We You They
will/shall approve will/shall approve will/shall approve
Future Continuous of approve I You She/He/It
will/shall be approving will/shall be approving will/shall be approving
Plural
We You They
will/shall be approving will/shall be approving will/shall be approving
Future Perfect of approve I You She/He/It
will/shall have approved will/shall have approved will/shall have approved
Plural
We You They
will/shall have approved will/shall have approved will/shall have approved
Future Perfect Continuous of approve I You She/He/It
will/shall have been approving will/shall have been approving will/shall have been approving
Plural
We You They
will/shall have been approving will/shall have been approving will/shall have been approving
Conditional Present of approve I You She/He/It
would approve would approve would approve
Plural
We You They
would approve would approve would approve
Conditional Perfect of approve I You She/He/It
would have approved would have approved would have approved
Plural
We You They
would have approved would have approved would have approved
Conditional Present Continuous of approve I You She/He/It
would be approving would be approving would be approving
Plural
We You They
would be approving would be approving would be approving
Conditional Perfect Continuous of approve I You She/He/It
would have been approving would have been approving would have been approving
Plural
We You They
would have been approving would have been approving would have been approving
Present Subjunctive of approve I You She/He/It
approve approve approve
Plural
We You They
approve approve approve
Past Subjunctive of approve I You She/He/It
approved approved approved
Plural
We You They
approved approved approved
Past Perfect Subjunctive of approve I You She/He/It
had approved had approved had approved
Plural
We You They
had approved had approved had approved
Imperative of approve I You She/He/It
approve
Plural
We You They
Let’s approve approve

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Example Sentences with Approve V1 V2 V3 V4 V5

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

  • My mother approved my study abroad.
  • Wait a minute. The director is approving your project.
  • He will approve your idea if you demonstrate the potential of the project.
  • The contract has been approved by both parties.
  • Her mother always approves of her requests.

Synonym Words For Approve

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

  • accept
  • confirm
  • sanction
  • authorise
  • bless
  • ratify
  • endorse
  • pass
  • mandate
  • validate
  • agree to
  • allow
  • warrant
  • advocate
  • approbate
  • licence
  • permit
  • recommend
  • uphold

Opposite Words For Approve

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

  • disallow
  • veto
  • deny
  • discourage
  • refuse
  • disapprove
  • reject
  • decline
  • dismiss
  • ban
  • forbid
  • prohibit
  • oppose
  • negative
  • disagree
  • repudiate
  • turn down
  • prevent

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Some Frequently Asked Questions About Approve (Verb)

What is the V1 V2 V3 V4 V5 of approve?

The past tense of approve is approved. The third-person singular simple present indicative form of approve is approves. The present participle of approve is approving. The past participle of approve is approved.

Base Form (V1) approve
Past Form (V2) approved
Past Participle Form (V3) approved
s / es/ es (V4) approves
‘ing’ form (V5) approving

What is the V2 and V3 form of approve?

+ The V2 and V3 form of approve  is “approved“.

What is the sentence of approve?

What is the past tense V2 of approve?

+ The past tense of approve is “approved“.

What is the past participle V3 of approve?

+ The past participle of approve is “approved“.

What is the present participle V5 of approve?

+ The present participle of approve is “approving“.

Conclusion

Let’s learn with English TV the structure of the verb “Approve V1 V2 V3 V4 V5: Base Form, Past Simple, Present Continuous and Present Continuous and Present Continuous and Present Continuous forms. We wish you all the best of luck.

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