Common Irregular Verbs

The following is the conjugation of common irregular verbs in the English Language.  From my experience irregular verbs tend to be some of the most used verbs.  I recommend that you focus on memorizing these verbs and then the other verbs will come easy.

Irregular Verb 
INFINATIVE SIMPLE PAST PAST PARTICIPLE
arise arose arisen
awake awakened / awoke awakened / awoken
backslide backslid backslidden / backslid
be was, were been
bear bore born / borne
beat beat beaten / beat
become became become
begin began begun
bind bound bound
bleed bled bled
break broke broken
bring brought brought
build built built
burn burned / burnt  burned / burnt 
burst burst burst
bust busted / bust busted / bust
buy bought bought
cast cast cast
catch caught caught
choose chose chosen
clothe clothed / clad  clothed / clad 
come came come
cost cost cost
cut cut cut
dig dug dug
dive (jump head-first) dove / dived dived
dive (scuba diving) dived / dove dived
do did done
dream dreamed / dreamt  dreamed / dreamt 
drink drank drunk
drive drove driven
dwell dwelt / dwelled  dwelt / dwelled
eat ate eaten
fall fell fallen
feed fed fed
feel felt felt
fight fought fought
find found found
flee fled fled
fly flew flown
forbid forbade forbidden
forecast forecast forecast
foresee foresaw foreseen
foretell foretold foretold
forget forgot forgotten / forgot 
forgive forgave forgiven
forsake forsook forsaken
get got gotten / got 
give gave given
go went gone
grow grew grown
hang hung hung
have had had
hear heard heard
hew hewed hewn / hewed
hide hid hidden
hit hit hit
hold held held
hurt hurt hurt
input input / inputted input / inputted
interweave interwove / interweaved interwoven / interweaved
keep kept kept
kneel knelt / kneeled knelt / kneeled
know knew known
lay laid laid
lead led led
lean leaned / leant  leaned / leant 
learn learned / learnt  learned / learnt 
leave left left
let let let
lie lay lain
light lit / lighted lit / lighted
lose lost lost
make made made
meet met met
pay paid paid
plead pleaded / pled pleaded / pled
put put put
quit quit / quitted  quit / quitted 
rid rid rid
ride rode ridden
ring rang rung
rise rose risen
run ran run
saw sawed sawed / sawn
say said said
see saw seen
seek sought sought
sell sold sold
send sent sent
sew sewed sewn / sewed
shake shook shaken
shave shaved shaved / shaven
shut shut shut
sing sang sung
sink sank / sunk sunk
sow sowed sown / sowed
speak spoke spoken
spill spilled / spilt  spilled / spilt 
spoil spoiled / spoilt  spoiled / spoilt 
steal stole stolen
take took taken
teach taught taught
tear tore torn
tell told told
think thought thought
throw threw thrown
wake woke / waked woken / waked
wear wore worn
weave wove / weaved woven / weaved
wed wed / wedded wed / wedded
weep wept wept
wet wet / wetted  wet / wetted 
wring wrung wrung
write wrote written

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