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

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

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Inquire of Definition and Meaning

Inquire is a verb that means to ask for information.

V1 V2 V3 V4 V5 Form of Inquire

Base Form (V1) inquire
Past Form (V2) inquired
Past Participle Form (V3) inquired
s / es/ es (V4) inquires
‘ing’ form (V5) inquiring

Inquire of Past Simple V2

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

Inquire of Past Participle V3

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

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

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

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

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Conjugation of Inquire V1 V2 V3 V4 V5

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

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Example Sentences with Inquire V1 V2 V3 V4 V5

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

  • I‘ll inquire around to see if anyone has any recommendations for an excellent carpenter.
  • Officials from all throughout the country have inquired about the initiative.
  • I inquired about the museum’s opening hours, but he had no idea.
  • In answer to concerns about her past, the mayor inquires if you have ever been incarcerated.
  • He is inquiring about a design competition.

Synonym Words For Inquire

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

  • ask
  • question
  • query
  • analyse
  • catechize
  • examine
  • explore

Opposite Words For Inquire

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

  • answer
  • find
  • ignore
  • neglect
  • reply
  • respond
  • forget
  • overlook

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Some Frequently Asked Questions About Inquire (Verb)

What is the V1 V2 V3 V4 V5 of inquire?

The past tense of inquire is inquired. The third-person singular simple present indicative form of inquire is inquires. The present participle of inquire is inquiring. The past participle of inquire is inquired.

Base Form (V1) inquire
Past Form (V2) inquired
Past Participle Form (V3) inquired
s / es/ es (V4) inquires
‘ing’ form (V5) inquiring

What is the V2 and V3 form of inquire?

+ The V2 and V3 form of inquire is “inquired“.

What is the sentence of inquire?

What is the past tense V2 of inquire?

+ The past tense of inquire is “inquired“.

What is the past participle V3 of inquire?

+ The past participle of inquire is “inquired“.

What is the present participle V5 of inquire?

+ The present participle of inquire is “inquiring“.

Conclusion

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