English verb stay [ˈsteɪ].
Relate to: regular verbs.
3 forms of verb stay: Infinitive (stay), Past Simple - (stayed), Past Participle - (stayed).
Forms of verb stay in past tenses
👉 Forms of verb stay in future and past simple and past participle.
❓ What is the past tense of stay.
Three forms of verb stay
|Base Form||Past Simple||Past Participle|
What is 2nd and 3rd form of stay?
🎓 Base Form (Infinitive) stay in Past Simple, Future Simple, Present Perfect, Past Perfect, Future Perfect?
- First form (V1) - stay. (Present simple, Future Simple)
- Second form (V2) - stayed. (Past simple)
- Third form (V3) - stayed. (Present perfect, Past perfect)
What are the past tense and past participle of stay?
The past tense of stay is: stay in past simple is stayed. and past participle is stayed.
What is the past tense of stay?
The past tense of stay is stayed.
The past participle of stay is stayed.
Past simple — stay in past simple stayed.
Future simple — stay in future simple stay. (will + V1)
Present Perfect — stay in present perfect tense stayed. (have\has + V3)
Past Perfect — stay in past perfect tense stayed. (had + V3)
stay regular or irregular verb?
👉 Is stay an irregular verb?? stay is regular verb.
Examples of Verb stay in Sentences
- We stay till she finishes the school year, and then we move on (Present Simple)
- Is it all right if he stays for dinner? (Present Simple)
- I didn't want to come along so I decided to stay home (Past Simple)
- I had been staying home alone since I was 10 years old and as I got older, I had spent several nights alone (Past Perfect Continuous)
- It will help you to relax and stay calm when you need it (Future Simple)
- I was trying to figure out how to stay alive (Past Continuous)
- I knew I needed to stay quiet and keep my head clear in case something actually happened (Past Simple)
- I can't just stay up all night (Present Simple)
- The dispatcher stayed on the line with me until the cops got there (Past Simple)
- We are in one of the fanciest hotels I've ever stayed at (Present Perfect)
- I'm just staying at the Hampton Hotel (Present Continuous)
- We were staying in a nice hotel in Santa Cruz called the Dream Inn. (Past Simple)
- Most of the airlines have stayed or cancelled flights to our country. (Present Perfect)