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

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

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

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

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Dictate of Definition and Meaning

Dictate is an act of speaking to someone else for them to write down what you are saying or to command, to order.

V1 V2 V3 V4 V5 Form of Dictate

Base Form (V1) dictate
Past Form (V2) dictated
Past Participle Form (V3) dictated
s / es/ es (V4) dictates
‘ing’ form (V5) dictating

Dictate of Past Simple V2

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

Dictate of Past Participle V3

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

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

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

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

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Conjugation of Dictate V1 V2 V3 V4 V5

Conjugation table: Dictate

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

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Example Sentences with Dictate V1 V2 V3 V4 V5

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

  • The teacher is dictating the text for the whole class
  • The terms of withdrawing troops from the region will be dictated by the UN.
  • My boss will dictate over the phone.

Synonym Words For Dictate

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

  • command
  • order
  • ordain
  • direct
  • demand
  • decree
  • enjoin
  • charge
  • speak
  • utter
  • detail
  • deliver
  • orate
  • relate
  • say
  • specify
  • tell

Opposite Words For Dictate

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

  • ask
  • disallow
  • implore
  • mismanage
  • request
  • beg
  • write
  • conceal
  • refrain
  • withhold
  • fail
  • take
  • confuse
  • hide

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Some Frequently Asked Questions About Dictate (Verb)

What is the V1 V2 V3 V4 V5 of dictate?

The past tense of dictate is dictated. The third-person singular simple present indicative form of dictate is dictates. The present participle of dictate is dictating. The past participle of dictate is dictated.

Base Form (V1) dictate
Past Form (V2) dictated
Past Participle Form (V3) dictated
s / es/ es (V4) dictates
‘ing’ form (V5) dictating

What is the V2 and V3 form of dictate?

+ The V2 and V3 form of dictate is “dictated“.

What is the sentence of dictate?

What is the past tense V2 of dictate?

+ The past tense of dictate is “dictated“.

What is the past participle V3 of dictate?

+ The past participle of dictate is “dictated“.

What is the present participle V5 of dictate?

+ The present participle of dictate is “dictating“.

Conclusion

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