Learn how to conjugate the irregular English verb cleave with the below conjugation table. To listen to the audio pronunciation for each conjugation, simply click on the speaker icon next to the conjugated tense. To practice and test yourself on the English verb cleave, first add it to your verb list by clicking on the Add to My Verbs button above.

Indicative

Present simple

  • I cleave
  • you cleave
  • he cleaves
  • we cleave
  • you cleave
  • they cleave

Past simple

  • I cleaved
  • you cleaved
  • he cleaved
  • we cleaved
  • you cleaved
  • they cleaved

Future

  • I will cleave
  • you will cleave
  • he will cleave
  • we will cleave
  • you will cleave
  • they will cleave

Present continuous

  • I am cleaving
  • you are cleaving
  • he is cleaving
  • we are cleaving
  • you are cleaving
  • they are cleaving

Past continuous

  • I was cleaving
  • you were cleaving
  • he was cleaving
  • we were cleaving
  • you were cleaving
  • they were cleaving

Future continuous

  • I will be cleaving
  • you will be cleaving
  • he will be cleaving
  • we will be cleaving
  • you will be cleaving
  • they will be cleaving

Present perfect

  • I have cleaved
  • you have cleaved
  • he has cleaved
  • we have cleaved
  • you have cleaved
  • they have cleaved

Pluperfect

  • I had cleaved
  • you had cleaved
  • he had cleaved
  • we had cleaved
  • you had cleaved
  • they had cleaved

Future perfect

  • I will have cleaved
  • you will have cleaved
  • he will have cleaved
  • we will have cleaved
  • you will have cleaved
  • they will have cleaved

Present perfect continuous

  • I have been cleaving
  • you have been cleaving
  • he has been cleaving
  • we have been cleaving
  • you have been cleaving
  • they have been cleaving

Pluperfect continuous

  • I had been cleaving
  • you had been cleaving
  • he had been cleaving
  • we had been cleaving
  • you had been cleaving
  • they had been cleaving

Future perfect continuous

  • I will have been cleaving
  • you will have been cleaving
  • he will have been cleaving
  • we will have been cleaving
  • you will have been cleaving
  • they will have been cleaving

Subjunctive

  • I would cleave
  • you would cleave
  • he would cleave
  • we would cleave
  • you would cleave
  • they would cleave

  • I would be cleaving
  • you would be cleaving
  • he would be cleaving
  • we would be cleaving
  • you would be cleaving
  • they would be cleaving

  • I would have cleaved
  • you would have cleaved
  • he would have cleaved
  • we would have cleaved
  • you would have cleaved
  • they would have cleaved

  • I would have been cleaving
  • you would have been cleaving
  • he would have been cleaving
  • we would have been cleaving
  • you would have been cleaving
  • they would have been cleaving

Imperative

Affirmative

  • (you) cleave
  • (we) Let's cleave
  • (you) cleave

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