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

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

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

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

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Delay of Definition and Meaning

Delay can be a noun or a verb. The noun form of delay means the amount of time that has passed before something happens, while the verb form means to make something happen later than planned, or to cause someone to wait for something.

V1 V2 V3 V4 V5 Form of Delay

Base Form (V1) delay
Past Form (V2) delayed
Past Participle Form (V3) delayed
s / es/ es (V4) delays
‘ing’ form (V5) delaying

Delay of Past Simple V2

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

Delay of Past Participle V3

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

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

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

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

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Conjugation of Delay V1 V2 V3 V4 V5

Conjugation table: Delay

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

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Example Sentences with Delay V1 V2 V3 V4 V5

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

  • He always delays paying the debt.
  • The meeting is delayed until tomorrow.
  • Jack will delay the trip later to get the job done.
  • Linda is delaying the project.
  • Heavy rain delayed the match.

Synonym Words For Delay

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

  • retard
  • impede
  • hamper
  • hinder
  • obstruct
  • postpone
  • restrain
  • stall
  • defer
  • postpone
  • shelve
  • suspend
  • reschedule
  • stall
  • adjourn

Opposite Words For Delay

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

  • accelerate
  • advance
  • expedite
  • hasten
  • decrease
  • lessen
  • quicken
  • diminish
  • bring forward
  • move forward
  • make earlier
  • move to an earlier date
  • move to an earlier time
  • proceed
  • continue
  • do
  • carry out
  • achieve
  • accomplish

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Some Frequently Asked Questions About Delay (Verb)

What is the V1 V2 V3 V4 V5 of delay?

The past tense of delay is delayed. The third-person singular simple present indicative form of delay is delays. The present participle of delay is delaying. The past participle of delay is delayed.

Base Form (V1) delay
Past Form (V2) delayed
Past Participle Form (V3) delayed
s / es/ es (V4) delays
‘ing’ form (V5) delaying

What is the V2 and V3 form of delay?

+ The V2 and V3 form of delay is “delayed“.

What is the sentence of delay?

What is the past tense V2 of delay?

+ The past tense of delay is “delayed“.

What is the past participle V3 of delay?

+ The past participle of delay is “delayed“.

What is the present participle V5 of delay?

+ The present participle of delay is “delaying“.

Conclusion

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