List of English irregular verbs: A – F

This is a complete list of English irregular verbs, with their past simple and past participle forms.

Verbs A-F | Verbs G-R | Verbs S-Z

English irregular verbs A – F
Verb (infinitive) Past simple form Past participle
A
arise arose arisen
awake awoke awoken
B
bear bore borne
beat beat beaten
become became become
begin began begun
bend bent bent
beset beset beset
bet bet/betted bet
bid bid bid
bind bound bound
bite bit bitten
bleed bled bled
blow blew blown
break broke broken
breed bred bred
bring brought brought
broadcast broadcast broadcast
build built built
burn burnt/burned burnt/burned
burst burst burst
buy bought bought
Verb (infinitive) Past simple form Past participle
C
cast cast cast
catch caught caught
choose chose chosen
cling clung clung
come came come
cost cost cost
creep crept crept
cut cut cut
Verb (infinitive) Past simple form Past participle
D
deal dealt dealt
dig dug dug
dive dived/dove (AmE) dived
do did done
draw drew drawn
dream dreamt /dreamed dreamt /dreamed
drink drank drunk
drive drove driven
E
eat ate eaten
F
fall fell fallen
feed fed fed
feel felt felt
fight fought fought
find found found
fit fit fit
flee fled fled
fling flung flung
fly flew flown
forbid forbade forbidden
forget forgot forgotten
forego /forgo forewent foregone
forgive forgave forgiven
forsake forsook forsaken
foretell foretold foretold
freeze froze frozen

Verbs A-F | Verbs G-R | Verbs S-Z

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