The English verb 'come across' is pronounced as [kʌm əˈkrɒs].
Related to: phrasal verb.
3 forms of verb come across: Infinitive (come across), Past Simple - (came across), Past Participle - (come across).
Here are the past tense forms of the verb come across
👉 Forms of verb come across in future and past simple and past participle.
❓ What is the past tense of come across.
Come across: Past, Present, and Participle Forms
|Base Form||Past Simple||Past Participle|
|come across [kʌm əˈkrɒs]||
came across [keɪm əˈkrɒs]
come across [kʌm əˈkrɒs]
What are the 2nd and 3rd forms of the verb come across?
🎓 What are the past simple, future simple, present perfect, past perfect, and future perfect forms of the base form (infinitive) 'come across'?
Learn the three forms of the English verb 'come across'
- the first form (V1) is 'come across' used in present simple and future simple tenses.
- the second form (V2) is 'came across' used in past simple tense.
- the third form (V3) is 'come across' used in present perfect and past perfect tenses.
What are the past tense and past participle of come across?
The past tense and past participle of come across are: come across in past simple is came across, and past participle is come across.
What is the past tense of come across?
The past tense of the verb "come across" is "came across", and the past participle is "come across".
Past simple — come across in past simple came across
Future simple — come across in future simple is come across (will + V1).
Present Perfect — come across in present perfect tense is come across (have/has + V3).
Past Perfect — come across in past perfect tense is come across (had + V3).
come across regular or irregular verb?
👉 Is 'come across' a regular or irregular verb? The verb 'come across' is .
Examples of Verb come across in Sentences
- The first participant came across really well (Past Simple)
- You came across as being disappointed (Past Simple)
- You can walk for hours without coming across a single person (Present Simple)
- He came across it by chance (Past Simple)
- Yesterday he came across a car accident (Past Simple)
- It's a bit like coming across an accident (Present Simple)
- We came across one man during our walk (Past Simple)
- Sometimes I come across truly great finds (Present Simple)