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

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

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

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

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Fail of Definition and Meaning

Fail is a word that has many meanings. It can mean to fizzle out in an activity, to fail at something, or to make a mistake.

V1 V2 V3 V4 V5 Form of Fail

Base Form (V1) fail
Past Form (V2) failed
Past Participle Form (V3) failed
s / es/ es (V4) fails
‘ing’ form (V5) failing

Fail of Past Simple V2

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

Fail of Past Participle V3

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

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

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

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

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Conjugation of Fail V1 V2 V3 V4 V5

Conjugation table: Fail

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

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Example Sentences with Fail V1 V2 V3 V4 V5

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

  • We gave it our all, but the initiative finally failed.
  • Everything was fine until we hired him, and now it‘s all falling apart.
  • The concept has potential, but it could fall apart if we don’t continue with caution.
  • He always fails to lose weight.
  • Charles has failed to follow in the footsteps of his mother, Queen Elizabeth II, who has valiantly kept her mouth quiet for over 50 years.

Synonym Words For Fail

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

  • founder
  • flop
  • yield
  • give
  • crumple
  • fall
  • flat
  • buckle
  • fall
  • collapse
  • underachieve
  • be unsuccessful

Opposite Words For Fail

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

  • succeed
  • flourish
  • prosper
  • thrive
  • accomplish
  • achieve
  • triumph
  • advance
  • gain

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Some Frequently Asked Questions About Fail (Verb)

What is the V1 V2 V3 V4 V5 of fail?

The past tense of fail is failed. The third-person singular simple present indicative form of fail is fails. The present participle of fail is failing. The past participle of fail is failed.

Base Form (V1) fail
Past Form (V2) failed
Past Participle Form (V3) failed
s / es/ es (V4) fails
‘ing’ form (V5) failing

What is the V2 and V3 form of fail?

+ The V2 and V3 form of fail is “failed“.

What is the sentence of fail?

What is the past tense V2 of fail?

+ The past tense of fail is “failed“.

What is the past participle V3 of fail?

+ The past participle of fail is “failed“.

What is the present participle V5 of fail?

+ The present participle of fail is “failing“.

Conclusion

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