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Indicative

Present simple

  • I discourage
  • you discourage
  • he discourages
  • we discourage
  • you discourage
  • they discourage

Past simple

  • I discouraged
  • you discouraged
  • he discouraged
  • we discouraged
  • you discouraged
  • they discouraged

Future

  • I will discourage
  • you will discourage
  • he will discourage
  • we will discourage
  • you will discourage
  • they will discourage

Present continuous

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

Past continuous

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

Future continuous

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

Present perfect

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

Pluperfect

  • I had discouraged
  • you had discouraged
  • he had discouraged
  • we had discouraged
  • you had discouraged
  • they had discouraged

Future perfect

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

Present perfect continuous

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

Pluperfect continuous

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

Future perfect continuous

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

Subjunctive

  • I would discourage
  • you would discourage
  • he would discourage
  • we would discourage
  • you would discourage
  • they would discourage

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

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

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

Imperative

Affirmative

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

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