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

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

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

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Hold of Definition and Meaning

Hold is a verb that means to have or maintain possession of something.

V1 V2 V3 V4 V5 Form of Hold

Base Form (V1) hold
Past Form (V2) held
Past Participle Form (V3) held
s / es/ es (V4) holds
‘ing’ form (V5) holding

Hold of Past Simple V2

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

Hold of Past Participle V3

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

+ In the present perfect tense, the word hold is used ‘have +’held ’ or ‘has +’held.’ 

  • I, you, and we are used as ‘have + ‘held‘ subjects. 
  • He, she, and it are used as ‘has +’held‘ subjects. 

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

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Conjugation of Hold V1 V2 V3 V4 V5

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

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Example Sentences with Hold V1 V2 V3 V4 V5

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

+ Can I hold your hand?

+ Hold on tight, we’re gonna drag you up.

+ Hold the line, charge at my order.

+ I just wish I could hold him tight for one more time.

Synonym Words For Hold

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

  • grip
  • bear
  • clasp
  • grasp
  • clench
  • clutch
  • carry
  • own
  • possess

Opposite Words For Hold

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

  • release
  • relinquish
  • surrender
  • liberate
  • free
  • loosen
  • drop

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Some Frequently Asked Questions About Hold (Verb)

What is the V1 V2 V3 V4 V5 of hold?

The past tense of hold is held. The third-person singular simple present indicative form of hold is holds. The present participle of hold is holding. The past participle of hold is held.

Base Form (V1) hold
Past Form (V2) held
Past Participle Form (V3) held
s / es/ ies (V4) holds
‘ing’ form (V5) holding

What is the V2 and V3 form of hold?

+ The V2 and V3 form of hold  is “held“.

What is the sentence of hold?

What is the past tense V2 of hold?

+ The past tense of hold is “held“.

What is the past participle V3 of hold?

+ The past participle of hold is “held“.

What is the present participle V5 of hold?

+ The present participle of hold is “holding“.

Conclusion

Let’s learn with English TV the structure of the verb “Hold V1 V2 V3 V4 V5: Base Form, Past Simple, Present Continuous and Present Continuous and Present Continuous and Present Continuous forms. We wish you all the best of luck.

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