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

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

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

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

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Contrive of Definition and Meaning

Contrive is a verb that means to plan something secretly.

V1 V2 V3 V4 V5 Form of Contrive

Base Form (V1) contrive
Past Form (V2) contrived
Past Participle Form (V3) contrived
s / es/ es (V4) contrives
‘ing’ form (V5) contriving

Contrive of Past Simple V2

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

Contrive of Past Participle V

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

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

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

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

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Conjugation of Contrive V1 V2 V3 V4 V5

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

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Example Sentences with Contrive V1 V2 V3 V4 V5

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

+ Don’t you think he will contrive again?

+ He can contrive this and he will make you sudder.

+ It is not that hard to contrive the experiment.

+ She contrives the plan on her own.

+ They contrived it but they were busted the next day.

Synonym Words For Contrive

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

  • plot
  • conspire
  • connive
  • machinate
  • scheme
  • intrigue
  • collude

Opposite Words For Contrive

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

  • abolish
  • end
  • abort
  • annul
  • stop
  • abrogate
  • cancel
  • conclude
  • discontinue

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Some Frequently Asked Questions About Contrive (Verb)

What is the V1 V2 V3 V4 V5 of contrive?

The past tense of contrive is contrived. The third-person singular simple present indicative form of contrive is contrives. The present participle of contrive is contriving. The past participle of contrive is contrived.

Base Form (V1) contrive
Past Form (V2) contrived
Past Participle Form (V3) contrived
s / es/ ies (V4) contrives
‘ing’ form (V5) contriving

What is the V2 and V3 form of contrive?

+ The V2 and V3 form of contrive  is “contrived“.

What is the sentence of contrive?

What is the past tense V2 of contrive?

+ The past tense of contrive is “contrived“.

What is the past participle V3 of contrive?

+ The past participle of contrive is “contrived“.

What is the present participle V5 of contrive?

+ The present participle of contrive is “contriving“.

Conclusion

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