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

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

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

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

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Complain of Definition and Meaning

Complaint is a common form of communication that we use to express our dissatisfaction with something.

V1 V2 V3 V4 V5 Form of Complain

Base Form (V1) complain
Past Form (V2) complained
Past Participle Form (V3) complained
s / es/ es (V4) complains
‘ing’ form (V5) complaining

Complain of Past Simple V2

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

Complain of Past Participle V3

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

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

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

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

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Conjugation of Complain V1 V2 V3 V4 V5

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

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Example Sentences with Complain V1 V2 V3 V4 V5

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

  • He is complaining about his life.
  • John complained to me about his wife.
  • I will never complain about my difficulties.
  • She always complains about her master.
  • Peter has complained to the waiter that the food was not good.

Synonym Words For Complain

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

  • gripe
  • grumble
  • beef
  • bellyache
  • bleat
  • carp
  • grouse
  • moan
  • object
  • protest
  • whine
  • whinge
  • grieve
  • grouch
  • grump
  • bemoan

Opposite Words For Complain

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

  • rejoice
  • delight
  • relish
  • enjoy
  • savor
  • revel
  • applaud
  • cheer
  • triumph
  • celebrate
  • appreciate
  • exult
  • jubilate
  • exuberate

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Some Frequently Asked Questions About Complain (Verb)

What is the V1 V2 V3 V4 V5 of complain?

The past tense of complain is complained. The third-person singular simple present indicative form of complain is complains. The present participle of complain is complaining. The past participle of complain is complained.

Base Form (V1) complain
Past Form (V2) complained
Past Participle Form (V3) complained
s / es/ es (V4) complains
‘ing’ form (V5) complaining

What is the V2 and V3 form of complain?

+ The V2 and V3 form of complain is “complained“.

What is the sentence of complain?

What is the past tense V2 of complain?

+ The past tense of complain is “complained“.

What is the past participle V3 of complain?

+ The past participle of complain is “complained“.

What is the present participle V5 of complain?

+ The present participle of complain is “complaining“.

Conclusion

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