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

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

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

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

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Maintain of Definition and Meaning

Maintain is a verb that means to keep something or someone in good condition.

V1 V2 V3 V4 V5 Form of Maintain

Base Form (V1) maintain
Past Form (V2) maintained
Past Participle Form (V3) maintained
s / es/ es (V4) maintains
‘ing’ form (V5) maintaining

Maintain of Past Simple V2

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

Maintain of Past Participle V3

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

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

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

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

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Conjugation of Maintain V1 V2 V3 V4 V5

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

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Example Sentences with Maintain V1 V2 V3 V4 V5

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

  • For the second year in a row, the film has maintained its place as the critics’ favorite.
  • A huge residence is expensive to maintain.
  • I am maintaining a healthy diet as advised by my doctor.
  • She maintains a relationship with her ex-husband’s family for her children.
  • Tomy maintained good fitness throughout the competition.

Synonym Words For Maintain

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

  • sustain
  • manage
  • retain
  • preserve
  • conserve
  • control
  • keep
  • perpetuate

Opposite Words For Maintain

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

  • damage
  • break
  • impair
  • harm
  • scratch
  • dent
  • smash
  • vitiate
  • abuse

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Some Frequently Asked Questions About Maintain (Verb)

What is the V1 V2 V3 V4 V5 of maintain?

The past tense of maintain is maintained. The third-person singular simple present indicative form of maintain is maintains. The present participle of maintain is maintaining. The past participle of maintain is maintained.

Base Form (V1) maintain
Past Form (V2) maintained
Past Participle Form (V3) maintained
s / es/ es (V4) maintains
‘ing’ form (V5) maintaining

What is the V2 and V3 form of maintain?

+ The V2 and V3 form of maintain is “maintained“.

What is the sentence of maintain?

What is the past tense V2 of maintain?

+ The past tense of maintain is “maintained“.

What is the past participle V3 of maintain?

+ The past participle of maintain is “maintained“.

What is the present participle V5 of maintain?

+ The present participle of maintain is “maintaining“.

Conclusion

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