Cleave past tense

3 forms of the verb cleave English verb cleave [kli:v].
Relate to: irregular verbs.
3 forms of verb cleave: Infinitive (cleave), Past Simple - (clove), Past Participle - (cloven).

Forms of verb cleave in past tenses

👉 Forms of verb cleave in future and past simple and past participle.
❓ What is the past tense of cleave.

Three forms of verb cleave

Base Form Past Simple Past Participle
cleave [kli:v]

clove [kləʊv]

cleft [kleft]

cleaved [kliːvd]

cloven [ˈkləʊv(ə)n]

cleft [kleft]

cleaved [kliːvd]

What is 2nd and 3rd form of cleave?

🎓 Base Form (Infinitive) cleave in Past Simple, Future Simple, Present Perfect, Past Perfect, Future Perfect?

  • First form (V1) - cleave. (Present simple, Future Simple)
  • Second form (V2) - clove, cleft, cleaved. (Past simple)
  • Third form (V3) - cloven, cleft, cleaved. (Present perfect, Past perfect)

What are the past tense and past participle of cleave?

The past tense of cleave is: cleave in past simple is clove, cleft, cleaved. and past participle is cloven, cleft, cleaved.

What is the past tense of cleave?

The past tense of cleave is clove or cleft or cleaved.
The past participle of cleave is cloven or cleft or cleaved.

Verb Tenses

Past simple — cleave in past simple clove, cleft, cleaved. (V2)
Future simple — cleave in future simple cleave. (will + V1)
Present Perfect — cleave in present perfect tense cloven, cleft, cleaved. (have\has + V3)
Past Perfect — cleave in past perfect tense cloven, cleft, cleaved. (had + V3)

cleave regular or irregular verb?

👉 Is cleave an irregular verb?? cleave is irregular verb.

Examples of Verb cleave in Sentences

  •   The wooden door was cleft in two. (Past Simple)
  •   This material cleaves to the skin a lot. (Present Simple)
  •   A good husband cleaves to his wife. (Present Simple)
  •   Our boat cleaved through the water. (Past Simple)
  •   Racial issues continue to cleave American society. (Present Simple)
  •   Real party members must cleave its political principles in everything. (Present Simple)
  •   The water will cleave a passage in the rock. (Future Simple)
  •   Let us cleave to the cause for which we are gathered. (Present Simple)
  •   I will cleave your fat ugly faces. (Future Simple)
  •   Her blouse cleaved to the waist. (Past Simple)

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