The English verb 'excel' is pronounced as [ɪkˈsel].
Related to: regular verbs.
3 forms of verb excel: Infinitive (excel), Past Simple - (excelled), Past Participle - (excelled).
Here are the past tense forms of the verb excel
👉 Forms of verb excel in future and past simple and past participle.
❓ What is the past tense of excel.
Excel: Past, Present, and Participle Forms
|Base Form||Past Simple||Past Participle|
What are the 2nd and 3rd forms of the verb excel?
🎓 What are the past simple, future simple, present perfect, past perfect, and future perfect forms of the base form (infinitive) 'excel'?
Learn the three forms of the English verb 'excel'
- the first form (V1) is 'excel' used in present simple and future simple tenses.
- the second form (V2) is 'excelled' used in past simple tense.
- the third form (V3) is 'excelled' used in present perfect and past perfect tenses.
What are the past tense and past participle of excel?
The past tense and past participle of excel are: excel in past simple is excelled, and past participle is excelled.
What is the past tense of excel?
The past tense of the verb "excel" is "excelled", and the past participle is "excelled".
Past simple — excel in past simple excelled
Future simple — excel in future simple is excel (will + V1).
Present Perfect — excel in present perfect tense is excelled (have/has + V3).
Past Perfect — excel in past perfect tense is excelled (had + V3).
excel regular or irregular verb?
👉 Is 'excel' a regular or irregular verb? The verb 'excel' is regular verb.
Examples of Verb excel in Sentences
- That drives him to excel (Present Simple)
- They excelled at sports and business (Past Simple)
- Miley has excelled in the field of show business (Present Perfect)
- Ron has always excelled at chess. (Present Perfect)
- She excelled in biology. (Past Simple)
- To excel as a writer (Present Simple)
- Lisa excelled in nothing at university. (Past Simple)
- Alexander managed to excel his father. (Past Simple)
- John has been very happy ever since his daughter began to excel at swimming. (Present Perfect)
- Magnus excels everyone else in chess. (Present Simple)