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

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

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

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

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Expand of Definition and Meaning

Expand is a verb that means to grow or make larger.

V1 V2 V3 V4 V5 Form of Expand

Base Form (V1) expand
Past Form (V2) expanded
Past Participle Form (V3) expanded
s / es/ es (V4) expands
‘ing’ form (V5) expanding

Expand of Past Simple V2

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

Expand of Past Participle V3

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

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

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

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

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Conjugation of Expand V1 V2 V3 V4 V5

Conjugation table: Expand

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

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Example Sentences with Expand V1 V2 V3 V4 V5

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

  • To meet demand, we must expand production.
  • Every year, the population alone expands.
  • In recent weeks, street crime has expanded.
  • Prices increased by 10%.
  • He is expanding the market.

Synonym Words For Expand

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

  • enlarge
  • extend
  • increase
  • swell
  • inflate
  • thicken
  • dilate
  • lengthen
  • widen
  • develop
  • grow
  • broaden
  • stretch

Opposite Words For Expand

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

  • shrink
  • decrease
  •  reduce
  • diminish
  • lessen
  • contract
  • deplete
  • downscale
  • downsize
  • drop

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Some Frequently Asked Questions About Expand (Verb)

What is the V1 V2 V3 V4 V5 of expand?

The past tense of expand is expanded. The third-person singular simple present indicative form of expand is expands. The present participle of expand is expanding. The past participle of expand is expanded.

Base Form (V1) expand
Past Form (V2) expanded
Past Participle Form (V3) expanded
s / es/ es (V4) expands
‘ing’ form (V5) expanding

What is the V2 and V3 form of expand?

+ The V2 and V3 form of expand is “expanded“.

What is the sentence of expand?

What is the past tense V2 of expand?

+ The past tense of expand is “expanded“.

What is the past participle V3 of expand?

+ The past participle of expand is “expanded“.

What is the present participle V5 of expand?

+ The present participle of expand is “expanding“.

Conclusion

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