The verb “be”

The verb "be"
Present tense positive I am, you are
he, she, it is
we, they are
Present tense negative I’m not, you aren’t
he, she, it isn’t
we, they aren’t

(I’m = I am, aren’t = are not, isn’t = is not)
Past tense positive I was, you were
he, she, it was
we, they were
Past tense negative I wasn’t, you weren’t
he, she, it wasn’t
we, they weren’t

(wasn’t = was not, weren’t = were not)
Future tense positive I will be, you will be
he, she, it will be
we, they will be
Future tense negative I won’t be, you won’t be
he, she, it won’t be
we, they won’t be

(won’t = will not)

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