The English verb 'nail' is pronounced as [neɪl].
Related to: regular verbs.
3 forms of verb nail: Infinitive (nail), Past Simple - (nailed), Past Participle - (nailed).
Here are the past tense forms of the verb nail
👉 Forms of verb nail in future and past simple and past participle.
❓ What is the past tense of nail.
Nail: Past, Present, and Participle Forms
|Base Form||Past Simple||Past Participle|
What are the 2nd and 3rd forms of the verb nail?
🎓 What are the past simple, future simple, present perfect, past perfect, and future perfect forms of the base form (infinitive) 'nail'?
Learn the three forms of the English verb 'nail'
- the first form (V1) is 'nail' used in present simple and future simple tenses.
- the second form (V2) is 'nailed' used in past simple tense.
- the third form (V3) is 'nailed' used in present perfect and past perfect tenses.
What are the past tense and past participle of nail?
The past tense and past participle of nail are: nail in past simple is nailed, and past participle is nailed.
What is the past tense of nail?
The past tense of the verb "nail" is "nailed", and the past participle is "nailed".
Past simple — nail in past simple nailed
Future simple — nail in future simple is nail (will + V1).
Present Perfect — nail in present perfect tense is nailed (have/has + V3).
Past Perfect — nail in past perfect tense is nailed (had + V3).
nail regular or irregular verb?
👉 Is 'nail' a regular or irregular verb? The verb 'nail' is regular verb.
Examples of Verb nail in Sentences
- How did she manage to nail down Paul? (Past Simple)
- We finally nailed him for robbery (Past Simple)
- They have nailed their names in the pages of history (Present Perfect)
- The lid was nailed down. (Past Simple)
- He nailed the passage with planks. (Past Simple)
- The lid of the coffin was nailed down. (Past Simple)
- They nailed the broken window with several planks. (Past Simple)
- There was a sign nailed to the tree that read "Swimming is prohibited." (Past Simple)
- The lid was nailed down so hard that we couldn't tear it off. (Past Simple)
- The state police finally nailed him for arson. (Past Simple)