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

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

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

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

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Compete of Definition and Meaning

Compete is a verb that means to fight with someone else for the same thing, position, or reward; to contend

V1 V2 V3 V4 V5 Form of Compete

Base Form (V1) compete
Past Form (V2) competed
Past Participle Form (V3) competed
s / es/ es (V4) competes
‘ing’ form (V5) competing

Compete of Past Simple V2

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

Compete of Past Participle V3

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

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

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

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

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Conjugation of Compete V1 V2 V3 V4 V5

Conjugation table: compete
Number Singular
Present Simple of compete I You She/He/It
compete compete competes
Plural
We You They
compete compete compete
Present Continuous of compete I You She/He/It
am competing are competing is competing
Plural
We You They
are competing are competing are competing
Present Perfect of compete I You She/He/It
have competed have competed has competed
Plural
We You They
have competed have competed have competed
Present Perfect Continuous of compete I You She/He/It
have been competing have been competing has been competing
Plural
We You They
have been competing have been competing have been competing
Past Simple of compete I You She/He/It
competed competed competed
Plural
We You They
competed competed competed
Past Continuous of compete I You She/He/It
was competing were competing was competing
Plural
We You They
were competing were competing were competing
Past Perfect of compete I You She/He/It
had competed had competed had competed
Plural
We You They
had competed had competed had competed
Past Perfect Continuous of compete I You She/He/It
had been competing had been competing had been competing
Plural
We You They
had been competing had been competing had been competing
Future Simple of compete I You She/He/It
will/shall compete will/shall compete will/shall compete
Plural
We You They
will/shall compete will/shall compete will/shall compete
Future Continuous of compete I You She/He/It
will/shall be competing will/shall be competing will/shall be competing
Plural
We You They
will/shall be competing will/shall be competing will/shall be competing
Future Perfect of compete I You She/He/It
will/shall have competed will/shall have competed will/shall have competed
Plural
We You They
will/shall have competed will/shall have competed will/shall have competed
Future Perfect Continuous of compete I You She/He/It
will/shall have been competing will/shall have been competing will/shall have been competing
Plural
We You They
will/shall have been competing will/shall have been competing will/shall have been competing
Conditional Present of compete I You She/He/It
would compete would compete would compete
Plural
We You They
would compete would compete would compete
Conditional Perfect of compete I You She/He/It
would have competed would have competed would have competed
Plural
We You They
would have competed would have competed would have competed
Conditional Present Continuous of compete I You She/He/It
would be competing would be competing would be competing
Plural
We You They
would be competing would be competing would be competing
Conditional Perfect Continuous of compete I You She/He/It
would have been competing would have been competing would have been competing
Plural
We You They
would have been competing would have been competing would have been competing
Present Subjunctive of compete I You She/He/It
compete compete compete
Plural
We You They
compete compete compete
Past Subjunctive of compete I You She/He/It
competed competed competed
Plural
We You They
competed competed competed
Past Perfect Subjunctive of compete I You She/He/It
had competed had competed had competed
Plural
We You They
had competed had competed had competed
Imperative of compete I You She/He/It
compete
Plural
We You They
Let’s compete compete

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Example Sentences with Compete V1 V2 V3 V4 V5

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

  • Two companies are competing for the project.
  • I will compete fairly.
  • Brian has just competed against world-class competitors.
  • He competed with me but failed.
  • Alice regularly competes with class rivals.

Synonym Words For Compete

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

  • challenge
  • match
  • rival
  • approach
  • approximate
  • emulate
  • keep up
  • match
  • contend
  • rival
  • challenge
  • equal
  • touch
  • vie
  • compete with
  • vie with
  • keep abreast
  • keep pace
  • keep up with
  • keep pace with
  • stay competitive

Opposite Words For Compete

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

  • collaborate
  • cooperate
  • work together
  • collude
  • join forces
  • act as a team
  • come together
  • conspire
  • get together
  • team up
  • assist
  • release

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Some Frequently Asked Questions About Compete (Verb)

What is the V1 V2 V3 V4 V5 of compete?

The past tense of compete is competed. The third-person singular simple present indicative form of compete is competes. The present participle of compete is competing. The past participle of compete is competed.

Base Form (V1) compete
Past Form (V2) competed
Past Participle Form (V3) competed
s / es/ es (V4) competes
‘ing’ form (V5) competing

What is the V2 and V3 form of compete?

+ The V2 and V3 form of compete is “competed“.

What is the sentence of compete?

What is the past tense V2 of compete?

+ The past tense of compete is “competed“.

What is the past participle V3 of compete?

+ The past participle of compete is “competed“.

What is the present participle V5 of compete?

+ The present participle of compete is “competing“.

Conclusion

Let’s learn with English TV the structure of the verb “Compete 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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