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

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

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

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

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Contend of Definition and Meaning

Contend is a verb that means to compete in a competition or to assert something in a argument.

V1 V2 V3 V4 V5 Form of Contend

Base Form (V1) contend
Past Form (V2) contended
Past Participle Form (V3) contended
s / es/ es (V4) contends
‘ing’ form (V5) contending

Contend of Past Simple V2

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

Contend of Past Participle V3

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

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

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

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

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Conjugation of Contend V1 V2 V3 V4 V5

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

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Example Sentences with Contend V1 V2 V3 V4 V5

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

+ There are many problems contending with the new council.

+He can contend with the fact but he ignores it

+ There are three difficulties to contend with.

+ She had to contend with a stranger.

+ No one can contend with this fact.

Synonym Words For Contend

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

  • maintain
  • assert
  • affirm
  • allege
  • aver
  • avow
  • argue
  • claim
  • hold
  • insist
  • declare

Opposite Words For Contend

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

  • deny
  • gainsay
  • divide
  • forget
  • question
  • separate
  • unmix
  • contradict

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Some Frequently Asked Questions About Contend (Verb)

What is the V1 V2 V3 V4 V5 of contend?

The past tense of contend is contended. The third-person singular simple present indicative form of contend is contends. The present participle of contend is contending. The past participle of contend is contended.

Base Form (V1) contend
Past Form (V2) contended
Past Participle Form (V3) contended
s / es/ ies (V4) contends
‘ing’ form (V5) contending

What is the V2 and V3 form of contend?

+ The V2 and V3 form of contend  is “contended“.

What is the sentence of contend?

What is the past tense V2 of contend?

+ The past tense of contend is “contended“.

What is the past participle V3 of contend?

+ The past participle of contend is “contended“.

What is the present participle V5 of contend?

+ The present participle of contend is “contending“.

Conclusion

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