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

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

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

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

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Expect of Definition and Meaning

Expect is a verb that means to look forward to or anticipate with confidence or certainty.

V1 V2 V3 V4 V5 Form of Expect

Base Form (V1) expect
Past Form (V2) expected
Past Participle Form (V3) expected
s / es/ es (V4) expects
‘ing’ form (V5) expecting

Expect of Past Simple V2

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

Expect of Past Participle V3

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

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

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

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

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Conjugation of Expect V1 V2 V3 V4 V5

Conjugation table: Expect

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

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Example Sentences with Expect V1 V2 V3 V4 V5

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

  • I‘m expecting you’ll find it in your room somewhere.
  • We expect a large number of applicants for this position.
  • When I stopped smoking, I expected to gain weight, but I didn’t.
  • This year, our division expects to make six new appointments.
  • I hadn’t expected to see you here!

Synonym Words For Expect

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

  • anticipate
  • envisage
  • forecast
  • predict
  • envision
  • foresee
  • await
  • contemplate
  • suppose
  • suspect
  • think

Opposite Words For Expect

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

  • know
  • appreciate
  • realise
  • understand
  • comprehend
  • apprehend
  • conceive
  • grasp
  • discern

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Some Frequently Asked Questions About Expect (Verb)

What is the V1 V2 V3 V4 V5 of expect?

The past tense of expect is expected. The third-person singular simple present indicative form of expect is expects. The present participle of expect is expecting. The past participle of expect is expected.

Base Form (V1) expect
Past Form (V2) expected
Past Participle Form (V3) expected
s / es/ es (V4) expects
‘ing’ form (V5) expecting

What is the V2 and V3 form of expect?

+ The V2 and V3 form of expect is “expected“.

What is the sentence of expect?

What is the past tense V2 of expect?

+ The past tense of expect is “expected“.

What is the past participle V3 of expect?

+ The past participle of expect is “expected“.

What is the present participle V5 of expect?

+ The present participle of expect is “expecting“.

Conclusion

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