Defer past tense

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

Forms of verb defer in past tenses

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

Three forms of verb defer

Base Form Past Simple Past Participle
defer [dɪ'fɜ:]

deferred [dɪˈfɜːd]

deferred [dɪˈfɜːd]

What is 2nd and 3rd form of defer?

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

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

What are the past tense and past participle of defer?

The past tense of defer is: defer in past simple is deferred. and past participle is deferred.

What is the past tense of defer?

The past tense of defer is deferred.
The past participle of defer is deferred.

Verb Tenses

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

defer regular or irregular verb?

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

Examples of Verb defer in Sentences

  •   It was embarrassing in the evening when I realized that I was again deferring some of today's work to tomorrow. (Past Simple)
  •   The inevitable minute could no longer be deferred. (Past Simple)
  •   People with a strong will are often stubborn, do not want to defer to the opinion of others and act as they please. (Present Simple)
  •   Dol did not object. He was used to deferring to other people's opinions. (Past Simple)
  •   After all, if we defer to the Americans, the owners of the factories will be left on the street. (Present Simple)
  •   And if a person then deferred the priest, then his whole life was gradually corrected and arranged. (Past Simple)
  •   He is young, healthy, devoted to you with all his soul, extremely intelligent, you can defer on him entirely. (Present Simple)
  •   - We have many allies now, but I need my own reliable people on this trek that I can always defer to. (Present Simple)
  •   They refreshed themselves with what was left of yesterday's supplies and set out without deferring. (Past Simple)
  •   let's not defer and hit the road. (Present Simple)

Along with defer, words are popular decline and linger.

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