Decline past tense

3 forms of the verb decline English verb decline [dɪ'klaɪn].
Relate to: regular verbs.
3 forms of verb decline: Infinitive (decline), Past Simple - (declined), Past Participle - (declined).

Forms of verb decline in past tenses

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

Three forms of verb decline

Base Form Past Simple Past Participle
decline [dɪ'klaɪn]

declined [dɪˈklaɪnd]

declined [dɪˈklaɪnd]

What is 2nd and 3rd form of decline?

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

  • First form (V1) - decline. (Present simple, Future Simple)
  • Second form (V2) - declined. (Past simple)
  • Third form (V3) - declined. (Present perfect, Past perfect)

What are the past tense and past participle of decline?

The past tense of decline is: decline in past simple is declined. and past participle is declined.

What is the past tense of decline?

The past tense of decline is declined.
The past participle of decline is declined.

Verb Tenses

Past simple — decline in past simple declined. (V2)
Future simple — decline in future simple decline. (will + V1)
Present Perfect — decline in present perfect tense declined. (have\has + V3)
Past Perfect — decline in past perfect tense declined. (had + V3)

decline regular or irregular verb?

👉 Is decline an irregular verb?? decline is regular verb.

Examples of Verb decline in Sentences

  •   According to the law, such an invitation can be politely declined and left. (Present Simple)
  •   - I'm afraid of making her jealous, so I have to decline your offer. (Present Simple)
  •   We had no idea yet that our perfect world was already beginning to decline. (Past Simple)
  •   Their economy, deprived of foreign markets, collapsed, production collapsed, and cities declined. (Past Simple)
  •   Gradually his condition declines, and one day a bullet will kill him. (Present Simple)
  •   His health declined very noticeably precisely in 1951-1952. (Past Simple)
  •   The surrounding villages were deserted, field work had come to a standstill, and economic affairs had declined. (Past Perfect)
  •   In fifty years of peaceful life, the art of warfare has declined (Present Perfect)
  •   Fear that hope will decline as suddenly as it has grown. (Future Simple)
  •   There was a clear sound, like the ringing of a bell, and slowly it declined. (Past Simple)

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