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Irregular verb:

forswear

Infinitive

forswear

Past simple

forswore

Past participle

forsworn





   
   


Conjugation:

Infinitive

Past simple

Past participle

swear

[sweə]

swore

[swɔː]

sworn

[swɔːn]

Conjugation of the irregular verb [forswear]

Conjugation is the creation of derived forms of a verb from its principal parts by inflection (alteration of form according to rules of grammar). For instance, the verb "break" can be conjugated to form the words break, breaks, broke, broken and breaking.

The term conjugation is applied only to the inflection of verbs, and not of other parts of speech (inflection of nouns and adjectives is known as declension). Also it is often restricted to denoting the formation of finite forms of a verb – these may be referred to as conjugated forms, as opposed to non-finite forms, such as the infinitive or gerund, which tend not to be marked for most of the grammatical categories.

Conjugation is also the traditional name for a group of verbs that share a similar conjugation pattern in a particular language (a verb class). A verb that does not follow all of the standard conjugation patterns of the language is said to be an irregular verb.
 

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Present

I
forswear 
you
forswear 
he/she/it
forswears 
we
forswear 
you
forswear 
they
forswear 

Present Continuous

I
am forswearing 
you
are forswearing 
he/she/it
is forswearing 
we
are forswearing 
you
are forswearing 
they
are forswearing 

Past simple

I
forswore 
you
forswore 
he/she/it
forswore 
we
forswore 
you
forswore 
they
forswore 

Past Continuous

I
was forswearing 
you
were forswearing 
he/she/it
was forswearing 
we
were forswearing 
you
were forswearing 
they
were forswearing 

Present perfect

I
have forsworn 
you
have forsworn 
he/she/it
has forsworn 
we
have forsworn 
you
have forsworn 
they
have forsworn 

Present perfect continuous

I
have been forswearing 
you
have been forswearing 
he/she/it
has been forswearing 
we
have been forswearing 
you
have been forswearing 
they
have been forswearing 

Past perfect

I
had forsworn 
you
had forsworn 
he/she/it
had forsworn 
we
had forsworn 
you
had forsworn 
they
had forsworn 

Past perfect continuous

I
had been forswearing 
you
had been forswearing 
he/she/it
had been forswearing 
we
had been forswearing 
you
had been forswearing 
they
had been forswearing 

Future

I
will forswear 
you
will forswear 
he/she/it
will forswear 
we
will forswear 
you
will forswear 
they
will forswear 

Future continuous

I
will be forswearing 
you
will be forswearing 
he/she/it
will be forswearing 
we
will be forswearing 
you
will be forswearing 
they
will be forswearing 

Future perfect

I
will have forsworn 
you
will have forsworn 
he/she/it
will have forsworn 
we
will have forsworn 
you
will have forsworn 
they
will have forsworn 

Future perfect continuous

I
will have been forswearing 
you
will have been forswearing 
he/she/it
will have been forswearing 
we
will have been forswearing 
you
will have been forswearing 
they
will have been forswearing 

Conditional of the irregular verb [forswear]

Causality (also referred to as causation or cause and effect) is influence by which one event, process, state or object (a cause) contributes to the production of another event, process, state or object (an effect) where the cause is partly responsible for the effect, and the effect is partly dependent on the cause. In general, a process has many causes, which are also said to be causal factors for it, and all lie in its past. An effect can in turn be a cause of, or causal factor for, many other effects, which all lie in its future.

The conditional mood (abbreviated cond) is a grammatical mood used in conditional sentences to express a proposition whose validity is dependent on some condition, possibly counterfactual.

English does not have an inflective (morphological) conditional mood, except in as much as the modal verbs could, might, should and would may in some contexts be regarded as conditional forms of can, may, shall and will respectively. What is called the English conditional mood (or just the conditional) is formed periphrastically using the modal verb would in combination with the bare infinitive of the following verb. (Occasionally should is used in place of would with a first person subject – see shall and will. Also the aforementioned modal verbs could, might and should may replace would in order to express appropriate modality in addition to conditionality.)

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Conditional present

I
would forswear 
you
would forswear 
he/she/it
would forswear 
we
would forswear 
you
would forswear 
they
would forswear 

Conditional present progressive

I
would be forswearing 
you
would be forswearing 
he/she/it
would be forswearing 
we
would be forswearing 
you
would be forswearing 
they
would be forswearing 

Conditional perfect

I
would have forsworn 
you
would have forsworn 
he/she/it
would have forsworn 
we
would have forsworn 
you
would have forsworn 
they
would have forsworn 

Conditional perfect progressive

I
would have been forswearing 
you
would have been forswearing 
he/she/it
would have been forswearing 
we
would have been forswearing 
you
would have been forswearing 
they
would have been forswearing 

Subjunktiv of the irregular verb [forswear]

The subjunctive is a grammatical mood, a feature of the utterance that indicates the speaker's attitude toward it. Subjunctive forms of verbs are typically used to express various states of unreality such as: wish, emotion, possibility, judgement, opinion, obligation, or action that has not yet occurred; the precise situations in which they are used vary from language to language. The subjunctive is one of the irrealis moods, which refer to what is not necessarily real. It is often contrasted with the indicative, a realis mood which is used principally to indicate that something is a statement of fact.

Subjunctives occur most often, although not exclusively, in subordinate clauses, particularly that-clauses. Examples of the subjunctive in English are found in the sentences "I suggest that you be careful" and "It is important that she stay by your side."

The subjunctive mood in English is a clause type used in some contexts which describe non-actual possibilities, e.g. "It's crucial that you be here" and "It's crucial that he arrive early." In English, the subjunctive is syntactic rather than inflectional, since there is no specifically subjunctive verb form. Rather, subjunctive clauses recruit the bare form of the verb which is also used in a variety of other constructions.

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Present subjunctive

I
forswear 
you
forswear 
he/she/it
forswear 
we
forswear 
you
forswear 
they
forswear 

Past subjunctive

I
forswore 
you
forswore 
he/she/it
forswore 
we
forswore 
you
forswore 
they
forswore 

Past perfect subjunctive

I
had forsworn 
you
had forsworn 
he/she/it
had forsworn 
we
had forsworn 
you
had forsworn 
they
had forsworn 

Imperativ of the irregular verb [forswear]

The imperative mood is a grammatical mood that forms a command or request.

An example of a verb used in the imperative mood is the English phrase "Go." Such imperatives imply a second-person subject (you), but some other languages also have first- and third-person imperatives, with the meaning of "let's (do something)" or "let them (do something)" (the forms may alternatively be called cohortative and jussive).

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Imperativ

I
forswear 
you
Let´s forswear 
he/she/it
forswear 
we
 
you
 
they
 

Participle of the irregular verb [forswear]

In linguistics, a participle (ptcp) is a form of nonfinite verb that comprises perfective or continuative grammatical aspects in numerous tenses. A participle also may function as an adjective or an adverb. For example, in "boiled potato", boiled is the past participle of the verb boil, adjectivally modifying the noun potato; in "ran us ragged," ragged is the past participle of the verb rag, adverbially qualifying the verb ran.

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Present participle

I
forswearing 
you
 
he/she/it
 
we
 
you
 
they
 

Past participle

I
forsworn 
you
 
he/she/it
 
we
 
you
 
they
 













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