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 : O


  1. Basic Form of the Verb : omit
    3rd Person Singular : omits
    Present Participle : omitting
    Past Tense : omitted
    Past Participle : omitted


  2. Basic Form of the Verb : one-step
    3rd Person Singular : one-steps
    Present Participle : one-stepping
    Past Tense : one-stepped
    Past Participle : one-stepped


  3. Basic Form of the Verb : one-up
    3rd Person Singular : one-ups
    Present Participle : one-upping
    Past Tense : one-upped
    Past Participle : one-upped


  4. Basic Form of the Verb : ought
    3rd Person Singular : ought
    Present Participle : NIL
    Past Tense : ought
    Past Participle : NIL


  5. Basic Form of the Verb : outbreed
    3rd Person Singular : outbreeds
    Present Participle : outbreeding
    Past Tense : outbred
    Past Participle : outbred


  6. Basic Form of the Verb : outfight
    3rd Person Singular : outfights
    Present Participle : outfighting
    Past Tense : outfought
    Past Participle : outfought


  7. Basic Form of the Verb : outfit
    3rd Person Singular : outfits
    Present Participle : outfitting
    Past Tense : outfitting
    Past Participle : outfitting


  8. Basic Form of the Verb : outgo
    3rd Person Singular : outgoes
    Present Participle : outgoing
    Past Tense : outwent
    Past Participle : outgone


  9. Basic Form of the Verb : outgrow
    3rd Person Singular : outgrows
    Present Participle : outgrowing
    Past Tense : outgrew
    Past Participle : outgrown


  10. Basic Form of the Verb : outlay
    3rd Person Singular : outlays
    Present Participle : outlaying
    Past Tense : outlaid
    Past Participle : outlaid


  11. Basic Form of the Verb : outshine
    3rd Person Singular : outshines
    Present Participle : outshining
    Past Tense : outshone
    Past Participle : outshone


  12. Basic Form of the Verb : outstripe
    3rd Person Singular : outstripes
    Present Participle : outstripping
    Past Tense : outstripped
    Past Participle : outstripped


  13. Basic Form of the Verb : outwear
    3rd Person Singular : outwears
    Present Participle : outwearing
    Past Tense : outwore
    Past Participle : outworn


  14. Basic Form of the Verb : outwork
    3rd Person Singular : outworks
    Present Participle : outworking
    Past Tense : outworked / outwrought
    Past Participle : outworked / outwrought


  15. Basic Form of the Verb : outbear
    3rd Person Singular : ourbears
    Present Participle : outbearing
    Past Tense : outbore
    Past Participle : outborne


  16. Basic Form of the Verb : outbid
    3rd Person Singular : outbids
    Present Participle : outbidding
    Past Tense : outbidded
    Past Participle : outbidded


  17. Basic Form of the Verb : outblow
    3rd Person Singular : outblows
    Present Participle : outblowing
    Past Tense : outblew
    Past Participle : outblown


  18. Basic Form of the Verb : outcast
    3rd Person Singular : outcasts
    Present Participle : outcasting
    Past Tense : outcast
    Past Participle : outcast


  19. Basic Form of the Verb : outcommit
    3rd Person Singular : outcommits
    Present Participle : outcommitting
    Past Tense : outcommitted
    Past Participle : outcommitted


  20. Basic Form of the Verb : overdo
    3rd Person Singular : overdoes
    Present Participle : overdoing
    Past Tense : overdid
    Past Participle : overdone


  21. Basic Form of the Verb : overfeed
    3rd Person Singular : overfeeds
    Present Participle : overfeeding
    Past Tense : overfed
    Past Participle : overfed


  22. Basic Form of the Verb : overshoot
    3rd Person Singular : overshoots
    Present Participle : overshooting
    Past Tense : overshot
    Past Participle : overshot


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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