Problem Verbs



Problem Verbs :



Listed below are English Verbs whose principle parts may cause confusion or difficulty in spelling. Note the different spellings in the Past Tense and Participle forms, a single l, m and t for American English and a double consonant for British English.


Problem Verbs in Alphabetical Order :

A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M
N | O | P | Q | R | S | T | U | V | W | X | Y | Z


Problem Verbs : D


  1. Basic Form of the Verb : dab
    3rd Person Singular : dabs
    Present Participle : dabbing
    Past Tense : dabbed
    Past Participle : dabbed


  2. Basic Form of the Verb : debug
    3rd Person Singular : debugs
    Present Participle : debugging
    Past Tense : debugged
    Past Participle : debugged


  3. Basic Form of the Verb : debut
    3rd Person Singular : debuts
    Present Participle : debuting
    Past Tense : debuted
    Past Participle : debuted


  4. Basic Form of the Verb : deep-freeze
    3rd Person Singular : deep-freezes
    Present Participle : deep-freezing
    Past Tense : deep-froze
    Past Participle : deep-frozen


  5. Basic Form of the Verb : defat
    3rd Person Singular : defats
    Present Participle : defatting
    Past Tense : defatted
    Past Participle : defatted


  6. Basic Form of the Verb : deter
    3rd Person Singular : deters
    Present Participle : deterring
    Past Tense : deterred
    Past Participle : deterred


  7. Basic Form of the Verb : dip
    3rd Person Singular : dips
    Present Participle : dipping
    Past Tense : dipped
    Past Participle : dipped


  8. Basic Form of the Verb : disagree
    3rd Person Singular : disagrees
    Present Participle : disagreeing
    Past Tense : disagreed
    Past Participle : disagreed


  9. Basic Form of the Verb : disbar
    3rd Person Singular : disbars
    Present Participle : disbarring
    Past Tense : disbarred
    Past Participle : disbarred


  10. Basic Form of the Verb : disbud
    3rd Person Singular : disbuds
    Present Participle : disbudding
    Past Tense : disbudded
    Past Participle : disbudded


  11. Basic Form of the Verb : dog
    3rd Person Singular : dogs
    Present Participle : dogging
    Past Tense : dogged
    Past Participle : dogged


  12. Basic Form of the Verb : don
    3rd Person Singular : dons
    Present Participle : donning
    Past Tense : donned
    Past Participle : donned


  13. Basic Form of the Verb : dot
    3rd Person Singular : dots
    Present Participle : dotting
    Past Tense : dotted
    Past Participle : dotted


  14. Basic Form of the Verb : drip
    3rd Person Singular : drips
    Present Participle : dripping
    Past Tense : dripping
    Past Participle : dripping


  15. Basic Form of the Verb : drivel
    3rd Person Singular : drivels
    Present Participle : driveling / drivelling
    Past Tense : driveled / drivelled
    Past Participle : driveled / drivelled


  16. Basic Form of the Verb : drug
    3rd Person Singular : drugs
    Present Participle : drugging
    Past Tense : drugged
    Past Participle : drugged


  17. Basic Form of the Verb : drum
    3rd Person Singular : drums
    Present Participle : drumming
    Past Tense : drummed
    Past Participle : drummed


  18. Basic Form of the Verb : dry
    3rd Person Singular : dries
    Present Participle : drying
    Past Tense : dried
    Past Participle : dried


  19. Basic Form of the Verb : dub
    3rd Person Singular : dubs
    Present Participle : dubbing
    Past Tense : dubbed
    Past Participle : dubbed


  20. Basic Form of the Verb : duel
    3rd Person Singular : duels
    Present Participle : dueling / duelling
    Past Tense : dueled / duelled
    Past Participle : dueled / duelled


  21. Basic Form of the Verb : dun
    3rd Person Singular : duns
    Present Participle : dunning
    Past Tense : dunned
    Past Participle : dunned


Problem Verbs in Alphabetical Order :

A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M
N | O | P | Q | R | S | T | U | V | W | X | Y | Z

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