50 Verbs in English, Verb 1 2 3 Form List, Verb 1 2 3 Words

50 Verbs in English

Do you know your verbs? In English, verbs are one of the most important parts of speech. They can be used to describe an action, indicate a state of being, or express an idea. There are thousands of verbs in the English language, but we’ve compiled a list of 50 common ones to get you started. Learn the different forms each verb can take and practice using them in sentences. With this helpful guide, you’ll be conjugating verbs like a pro in no time!

50 Verbs in English, Verb 1 2 3 Words

V1 V2 V3
think thought thought
hang hung hung
know knew known
hear heard heard
lead led led
swear swore sworn
grow grew grown
beat beat beaten
dwell dwelt dwelt
buy bought Bought
feed fed fed
burn burnt burnt
awake awoke awoken
strike struck struck
burst burst burst
bend bent bent
breed bred bred
grind ground ground
hide hid hidden
teach taught taught
sting stung stung
tell told told
have had had
kneel knelt knelt
do did done
fall fell fallen
drink drank drunk
lay laid laid
strive strove striven
eat ate eaten
bring brought brought
feel felt felt
bear bore born
draw drew drawn
stick stuck stuck
dream dreamt dreamt
string strung strung
steal stole stolen
sweep swept swept
swim swam swum
abide abode abode
stink stank stunk
tear tore torn
drive drove driven
lean leant leant
be was/were been
build built built
broadcast broadcast broadcast
swing swung swung
hit hit hit
keep kept kept
hurt hurt hurt
fight fought fought
arise arose arisen
hold held held
beget begot begotten
begin began begun

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A List of Verbs in English


Emphasize Find Destroy
Relieve Remember Pretend
Swell Taste Supply
Consent Cost Confirm
Examine Explain Doubt
Include Invest Imagine
Ride Sanction Remind
Assure Attempt Arrive
Can/Could Change Burst
Extend Fit Establish
Paint Peel Melt
Repair Risk Remain
Require See Receive
Spend Spit Shut
Calculate Communicate Bring
Investigate Justify Intend
Resist Retire Replace
Concern Criticize Cling
Hope Identify Hear
Serve Sing Satisfy
Win Afford Threaten
Begin Belong Assume
Freeze Hang Forbid
Roast Set Refuse
Break Build Bounce
Dislike Eat Discuss
Mix Observe Mention
Volunteer Will Survive
Beg Borrow Bathe
Lay Manage Know
Swim Throw Struggle
Achieve Adapt Wish
Demand Discover Cut
Rid Run Retain
Take Tolerate Submit
Compete Contain Carry
Must Negotiate Meet
Understand Vary Tiptoe
Announce Apply Adore
Entail Fight Drop
Proceed Protect Practice
Swing Tend Sweep
Accept Acquire Write
Introduce Iron Imply
Measure Miss Maintain
Quit Read Prepare
Believe Bow Attend
Promise Pull Possess
Solve Spread Slide
Succeed Surprise Study
Approve Become Allow
Encourage Enhance Earn
Recommend Rely Prefer
Adjust Admit Think
Have Hop Fry
Settle Shoot Scrub
Claim Come Choose
Develop Distribute Deserve
Get Hurt Fly
Regret Relate Recall
Aim Argue Accuse
Complain Create Catch
Experiment Fail Engage
Punch Pursue Postpone
Anticipate Arise Add
Learn Mean Kick
Overcome Prevent Operate
Refer Shake Realize
Creep Depend Complete
Lack Lose Kiss
Value Wake Swear
Convince Deal Consider
Need Order Mow
Sell Shine Rise
Bear Beat Ask
Feed Go Exist
Propose Reflect Plan
Bite Burn Be
Explore Finish Enter
Should Snore Shed
Follow Forgive Feel
Knit Listen Keep
Perform Play Neglect
Walk Whip Tell
Decide Deliver Dance
Participate Point Occur
Stir Suggest Spell
Forget Grind Expand
Might Open Light
Wait Want Talk
Acknowledge Appear Wave
Differ Enjoy Desire
Organize Own Offer
Disagree Dream Cry
Fold Give Fall
Lead Lie (in bed) Jump
Shall Show Seem
Buy Commit Breed
Involve Leap Incorporate
Relax Represent Reduce
Attract Awake Approach
Indicate Kneel Improve
Squat Stretch Slice
Consult Count Celebrate
Recollect Resent Qualify
Stand Strike Stack
Translate Try Teach
Advise Bake Admire
Dry Enable Drink
Send Sew Say
Wash Would Vacuum
Avoid Bet Arrange
Hold Hug Hide
Put React Push
Ensure Expect Drive
Hurry Install Hesitate
Matter Mind Love
Suppose Tear Slip
Bend Bind Behave
Continue Delay Compare
Look Make Like
Smell Specify Sleep
Cook Crawl Consist
Lean May Laugh
Ski Speak Ring
Adopt Appreciate Weigh
Happen Hate Grow
Pour Prove Ought to
Chop Climb Care
Ignore Inform Generate
Start Sting Spill
Defer Determine Dare
Overtake Pinch Obtain
Watch Wear Warn
Astonish Attach Apologize
Boil Broadcast Blow
Impress Leave Hit
Sink Sit Shrink
Dive Drag Deny
Insist Jog Illustrate
Stop Suffer Stick
Do Drill Describe
Pay Persuade Owe
Steal Stink Sow