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

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

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

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

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Imitate of Definition and Meaning

Imitate is a verb meaning to behave in a similar way to someone or something else, or to copy the speech or behaviour, etc. of someone or something

V1 V2 V3 V4 V5 Form of Imitate

Base Form (V1) imitate
Past Form (V2) imitated
Past Participle Form (V3) imitated
s / es/ es (V4) imitates
‘ing’ form (V5)
imitating

Imiate of Past Simple V2

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

Imitate of Past Participle V3

This verb’s V3 form is “imitated‘. In the case of past perfect tense or present perfect tense, the word “imitated is used.

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

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

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

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Conjugation of Imitate V1 V2 V3 V4 V5

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

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Example Sentences with Imitate V1 V2 V3 V4 V5

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

  • They will imitate this design
  • He imitated her accent perfectly.
  • The design of this house has imitated the old house
  • This chemical imitates particular natural ones.
  • My four-year-old daughter is always imitating her older sister.

Synonym Words For Imitate

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

  • copy
  • mimic
  • echo
  • ape
  • mirror
  • parrot
  • repeat
  • follow
  • emulate
  • mime
  • copycat
  • duplicate
  • simulate
  • follow suit
  • follow the example of
  • take after
  • take as a model
  • take as an example
  • pattern yourself after

Opposite Words For Imitate

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

  • neglect
  • tell truth be
  • original
  • destroy
  • ruin
  • raze
  • contrast with
  • contradict
  • differ from
  • be unlike
  • juxtapose
  • be dissimilar to
  • counter
  • diverge from
  • be contrary to

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Some Frequently Asked Questions About Imitate (Verb)

What is the V1 V2 V3 V4 V5 of imitate?

The past tense of imitate is  imitated. The third-person singular simple present indicative form of  imitate is  imitates. The present participle of  imitate is  imitating. The past participle of  imitate is  imitated.

Base Form (V1)  imitate
Past Form (V2)  imitated
Past Participle Form (V3)  imitated
s / es/ ies (V4) imitates
‘ing’ form (V5)  imitating

What is the V2 and V3 form of imitate?

+ The V2 and V3 form of  imitate is “  imitated “ and “ imitated”.

What is the sentence of  imitate?

What is the past tense V2 of  imitate?

+ The past tense of  imitate is “ imitated“.

What is the past tense V3 of imitate?

+ The past participle of imitate is “ imitated“.

What is the present participle V5 of imitate?

+ The present participle of  imitate is “  imitating”.

Conclusion

Let’s learn with English TV the structure of the verb Imitate 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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