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

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

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

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Gnaw of Definition and Meaning

Gnaw is a word with many meanings. It can mean to chew, gnaw on, or to eat. Gnaw also means to cause pain

V1 V2 V3 V4 V5 Form of Gnaw

Base Form (V1) gnaw
Past Form (V2) gnawed
Past Participle Form (V3) gnawed
s / es/ es (V4) gnaws
‘ing’ form (V5) gnawing

Gnaw of Past Simple V2

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

Gnaw of Past Participle V3

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

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

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

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

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Conjugation of Gnaw V1 V2 V3 V4 V5

Conjugation table: Gnaw
Number Singular
Present Simple of gnaw I You She/He/It
gnaw gnaw gnaws
Plural
We You They
gnaw gnaw gnaw
Present Continuous of gnaw I You She/He/It
am gnawing are gnawing is gnawing
Plural
We You They
are gnawing are gnawing are gnawing
Present Perfect of gnaw I You She/He/It
have gnawed have gnawed has gnawed
Plural
We You They
have gnawed have gnawed have gnawed
Present Perfect Continuous of gnaw I You She/He/It
have been gnawing have been gnawing has been gnawing
Plural
We You They
have been gnawing have been gnawing have been gnawing
Past Simple of gnaw I You She/He/It
gnawed gnawed gnawed
Plural
We You They
gnawed gnawed gnawed
Past Continuous of gnaw I You She/He/It
was gnawing were gnawing was gnawing
Plural
We You They
were gnawing were gnawing were gnawing
Past Perfect of gnaw I You She/He/It
had gnawed had gnawed had gnawed
Plural
We You They
had gnawed had gnawed had gnawed
Past Perfect Continuous of gnaw I You She/He/It
had been gnawing had been gnawing had been gnawing
Plural
We You They
had been gnawing had been gnawing had been gnawing
Future Simple of gnaw I You She/He/It
will/shall gnaw will/shall gnaw will/shall gnaw
Plural
We You They
will/shall gnaw will/shall gnaw will/shall gnaw
Future Continuous of gnaw I You She/He/It
will/shall be gnawing will/shall be gnawing will/shall be gnawing
Plural
We You They
will/shall be gnawing will/shall be gnawing will/shall be gnawing
Future Perfect of gnaw I You She/He/It
will/shall have gnawed will/shall have gnawed will/shall have gnawed
Plural
We You They
will/shall have gnawed will/shall have gnawed will/shall have gnawed
Future Perfect Continuous of gnaw I You She/He/It
will/shall have been gnawing will/shall have been gnawing will/shall have been gnawing
Plural
We You They
will/shall have been gnawing will/shall have been gnawing will/shall have been gnawing
Conditional Present of gnaw I You She/He/It
would gnaw would gnaw would gnaw
Plural
We You They
would gnaw would gnaw would gnaw
Conditional Perfect of gnaw I You She/He/It
would have gnawed would have gnawed would have gnawed
Plural
We You They
would have gnawed would have gnawed would have gnawed
Conditional Present Continuous of gnaw I You She/He/It
would be gnawing would be gnawing would be gnawing
Plural
We You They
would be gnawing would be gnawing would be gnawing
Conditional Perfect Continuous of gnaw I You She/He/It
would have been gnawing would have been gnawing would have been gnawing
Plural
We You They
would have been gnawing would have been gnawing would have been gnawing
Present Subjunctive of gnaw I You She/He/It
gnaw gnaw gnaw
Plural
We You They
gnaw gnaw gnaw
Past Subjunctive of gnaw I You She/He/It
gnawed gnawed gnawed
Plural
We You They
gnawed gnawed gnawed
Past Perfect Subjunctive of gnaw I You She/He/It
had gnawed had gnawed had gnawed
Plural
We You They
had gnawed had gnawed had gnawed
Imperative of gnaw I You She/He/It
gnaw
Plural
We You They
Let’s gnaw gnaw

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Example Sentences with Gnaw V1 V2 V3 V4 V5

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

  • A dog gnawed on a bone under the table.
  • Check to see if you’re gnawing your food fully.
  • They’ve gnawed away at the benefits offered to retirees.
  • The black economy gnaws into the public coffers as well.
  • He’d never known words could hurt so much, that they might gnaw at him and inflict so much suffering.

Synonym Words For Gnaw

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

  • nibble
  • bite
  • chew
  • munch
  • champ
  • chomp
  • crunch
  • eat
  • trouble
  • distress
  • harry
  • nag
  • plague
  • worry
  • haunt

Opposite Words For Gnaw

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

  • build
  • construct
  • rebuild
  • ignore
  • fix
  • preserve
  • neglect
  • aid
  • assist
  • assuage
  • calm
  • comfort
  • delight
  • help

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Some Frequently Asked Questions About Gnaw (Verb)

What is the V1 V2 V3 V4 V5 of gnaw?

The past tense of gnaw is gnawed. The third-person singular simple present indicative form of gnaw is gnaws. The present participle of gnaw is gnawing. The past participle of gnaw is gnawed.

Base Form (V1) gnaw
Past Form (V2) gnawed
Past Participle Form (V3) gnawed
s / es/ es (V4) gnaws
‘ing’ form (V5) gnawing

What is the V2 and V3 form of gnaw?

+ The V2 and V3 form of gnaw is “gnawed“.

What is the sentence of gnaw?

What is the past tense V2 of gnaw?

+ The past tense of gnaw is “gnawed“.

What is the past participle V3 of gnaw?

+ The past participle of gnaw is “gnawed“.

What is the present participle V5 of gnaw?

+ The present participle of gnaw is “gnawing“.

Conclusion

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