English verb bother [ˈbɑðɚ].
Relate to: regular verbs.
3 forms of verb bother: Infinitive (bother), Past Simple - (bothered), Past Participle - (bothered).
Forms of verb bother in past tenses
👉 Forms of verb bother in future and past simple and past participle.
❓ What is the past tense of bother.
Three forms of verb bother
|Base Form||Past Simple||Past Participle|
What is 2nd and 3rd form of bother?
🎓 Base Form (Infinitive) bother in Past Simple, Future Simple, Present Perfect, Past Perfect, Future Perfect?
- First form (V1) - bother. (Present simple, Future Simple)
- Second form (V2) - bothered. (Past simple)
- Third form (V3) - bothered. (Present perfect, Past perfect)
What are the past tense and past participle of bother?
The past tense of bother is: bother in past simple is bothered. and past participle is bothered.
What is the past tense of bother?
The past tense of bother is bothered.
The past participle of bother is bothered.
Past simple — bother in past simple bothered.
Future simple — bother in future simple bother. (will + V1)
Present Perfect — bother in present perfect tense bothered. (have\has + V3)
Past Perfect — bother in past perfect tense bothered. (had + V3)
bother regular or irregular verb?
👉 Is bother an irregular verb?? bother is regular verb.
Examples of Verb bother in Sentences
- At that age, they rarely bother with plans for the future (Present Simple)
- Don’t bother about driving me home, I’ll walk (Present Simple)
- It was such a foolish question, I didn't even bother to reply (Past Simple)
- They are too rich to bother (Present Simple)
- They did not even bother to call me back (Past Simple)
- She will be out of town, so why bother inviting her?
- I'm sorry to bother you. I can only imagine how busy you are (Present Simple)
- Don't let that curious neighbor bother you with his questions (Present Simple)
- It seems like something might be bothering you
- I know what's been bothering you this whole trip
- There was something about him that really bothered me (Past Simple)
- If you keep bothering me, I will tell my parents
- I could see that his back was bothering him (Past Continuous)