The English verb 'pay for' is pronounced as [peɪ fɔː].
Related to: phrasal verb.
3 forms of verb pay for: Infinitive (pay for), Past Simple - (paid for), Past Participle - (paid for).
Here are the past tense forms of the verb pay for
👉 Forms of verb pay for in future and past simple and past participle.
❓ What is the past tense of pay for.
Pay for: Past, Present, and Participle Forms
|Base Form||Past Simple||Past Participle|
|pay for [peɪ fɔː]||
paid for [peɪd fɔː]
paid for [peɪd fɔː]
What are the 2nd and 3rd forms of the verb pay for?
🎓 What are the past simple, future simple, present perfect, past perfect, and future perfect forms of the base form (infinitive) 'pay for'?
Learn the three forms of the English verb 'pay for'
- the first form (V1) is 'pay for' used in present simple and future simple tenses.
- the second form (V2) is 'paid for' used in past simple tense.
- the third form (V3) is 'paid for' used in present perfect and past perfect tenses.
What are the past tense and past participle of pay for?
The past tense and past participle of pay for are: pay for in past simple is paid for, and past participle is paid for.
What is the past tense of pay for?
The past tense of the verb "pay for" is "paid for", and the past participle is "paid for".
Past simple — pay for in past simple paid for
Future simple — pay for in future simple is pay for (will + V1).
Present Perfect — pay for in present perfect tense is paid for (have/has + V3).
Past Perfect — pay for in past perfect tense is paid for (had + V3).
pay for regular or irregular verb?
👉 Is 'pay for' a regular or irregular verb? The verb 'pay for' is .
Examples of Verb pay for in Sentences
- I committed a crime and must pay for that (Present Simple)
- What salary will you pay for this job? (Future Simple)
- You knew I kept it to pay for the hotel (Past Simple)
- In Jerusalem, with my own two eyes I've seen the city pay for repairs (Present Perfect)
- You're going to have to pay for the vase that your son broke (Present Simple)
- The children shouldn't have to pay for what happened to us (Present Simple)
- You'll pay for this (Future Simple)
- Ticket paid for, all set up (Past Simple)