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 : F


  1. Basic Form of the Verb : fan
    3rd Person Singular : fans
    Present Participle : fanning
    Past Tense : fanned
    Past Participle : fanned


  2. Basic Form of the Verb : fat
    3rd Person Singular : fats
    Present Participle : fatting
    Past Tense : fatted
    Past Participle : fatted


  3. Basic Form of the Verb : fatten
    3rd Person Singular : fattens
    Present Participle : fattening
    Past Tense : fattened
    Past Participle : fattened


  4. Basic Form of the Verb : fell
    3rd Person Singular : fells
    Present Participle : felling
    Past Tense : felled
    Past Participle : felled


  5. Basic Form of the Verb : fib
    3rd Person Singular : fibs
    Present Participle : fibbing
    Past Tense : fibbed
    Past Participle : fibbed


  6. Basic Form of the Verb : fine
    3rd Person Singular : fines
    Present Participle : fining
    Past Tense : fined
    Past Participle : fined


  7. Basic Form of the Verb : flag
    3rd Person Singular : flags
    Present Participle : flagging
    Past Tense : flagged
    Past Participle : flagged


  8. Basic Form of the Verb : flap
    3rd Person Singular : flaps
    Present Participle : flapping
    Past Tense : flapped
    Past Participle : flapped


  9. Basic Form of the Verb : flip
    3rd Person Singular : flips
    Present Participle : flipping
    Past Tense : flipped
    Past Participle : flipped


  10. Basic Form of the Verb : flog
    3rd Person Singular : flogs
    Present Participle : flogging
    Past Tense : flogged
    Past Participle : flogged


  11. Basic Form of the Verb : flop
    3rd Person Singular : flops
    Present Participle : flopping
    Past Tense : flopped
    Past Participle : flopped


  12. Basic Form of the Verb : flub
    3rd Person Singular : flubs
    Present Participle : flubbing
    Past Tense : flubbed
    Past Participle : flubbed


  13. Basic Form of the Verb : fog
    3rd Person Singular : fogs
    Present Participle : fogging
    Past Tense : fogged
    Past Participle : fogged


  14. Basic Form of the Verb : forbear
    3rd Person Singular : forbears
    Present Participle : forbearing
    Past Tense : forbore
    Past Participle : forborne


  15. Basic Form of the Verb : forswear
    3rd Person Singular : forswears
    Present Participle : forswearing
    Past Tense : forswore
    Past Participle : forsworn


  16. Basic Form of the Verb : frag
    3rd Person Singular : frags
    Present Participle : fragging
    Past Tense : fragged
    Past Participle : fragged


  17. Basic Form of the Verb : fret
    3rd Person Singular : frets
    Present Participle : fretting
    Past Tense : fretted
    Past Participle : fretted


  18. Basic Form of the Verb : frit
    3rd Person Singular : frits
    Present Participle : fritting
    Past Tense : fritted
    Past Participle : fritted


  19. Basic Form of the Verb : fry
    3rd Person Singular : fries
    Present Participle : frying
    Past Tense : fried
    Past Participle : fried


  20. Basic Form of the Verb : fuel
    3rd Person Singular : fuels
    Present Participle : fuelling / fueling
    Past Tense : fuelled / fueled
    Past Participle : fuelled / fueled


  21. Basic Form of the Verb : fur
    3rd Person Singular : furs
    Present Participle : furring
    Past Tense : furred
    Past Participle : furred


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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