Verb Tenses in English (Condensed)
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April 6, 2016
Last updated: July 15, 2018
This article is the condensed form of Verb Tenses in English.
Simple future: will create
- Maria will create a beautiful painting.
Simple present: creates
- Maria creates beautiful paintings.
Simple past: created
- Maria created a beautiful painting.
Perfect future: will have created
- By the time Juan arrives, Maria will have created a beautiful painting.
Perfect present: have created
- Maria have created many beautiful paintings.
Perfect past: had created
- By the time Juan arrived, Maria had created a beautiful painting.
Progressive future: will be creating
- Maria will be creating a beautiful painting next week.
Progressive present: is creating
- Maria is creating a beautiful painting.
Progressive past: was creating
- Maria was creating a beautiful painting, when Juan arrived from school.
Perfect progressive future: will have been creating
- Before her 16th birthday, Maria will have been creating painting masterpieces.
Perfect progressive present: has been creating
- Maria has been creating paintings for a long time.
Perfect progressive past: had been creating
- Before Juan's arrival, Maria had been creating beautiful paintings.