Conjugation Present

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Conjugation Present by Mind Map: Conjugation Present

1. simple

1.1. base form of the infinitive we add 'S' in the third person

1.2. For verbs that end in -O, -CH, -SH, -SS, -X, or -Z we add -ES in the third person.

1.3. For verbs that end in a consonant + Y, we remove the Y and add -IES NOTE: For verbs that end in a vowel + Y, we just add -S

2. progressive

2.1. Sub+ verb+ ing

2.2. When the verb ends with a silent E, drop the e and add -ing (Make/Making) But: ee at the end of the word is not changed (Agree/Agreeing)

2.3. For short, one-syllable verbs, that end with consonant + vowel + consonant. we must double the last consonant and then add -ing (Swim/swimming) words that end w, x and y, do not double the last consonant; just add -ing(enjoy/enjoying)

2.4. When words have two or more syllables that end with consonant + vowel + consonant. you must double the last consonant if the last syllable is stressed. + ing (commit/committing) When the last syllable is not stressed, just add -ing. (whisper / whispering)

2.5. For verbs that end in –ie, change the ie to y before adding ing (die/dying)

3. perfect

3.1. Subject + Have / Has + Past Participle

4. perfect progressive

4.1. Subject + have/has + been + infinitive + -ing