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Indicative

Present simple

  • I pay
  • you pay
  • he pays
  • we pay
  • you pay
  • they pay

Past simple

  • I paid
  • you paid
  • he paid
  • we paid
  • you paid
  • they paid

Future

  • I will pay
  • you will pay
  • he will pay
  • we will pay
  • you will pay
  • they will pay

Present continuous

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

Past continuous

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

Future continuous

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

Present perfect

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

Pluperfect

  • I had paid
  • you had paid
  • he had paid
  • we had paid
  • you had paid
  • they had paid

Future perfect

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

Present perfect continuous

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

Pluperfect continuous

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

Future perfect continuous

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

Subjunctive

  • I would pay
  • you would pay
  • he would pay
  • we would pay
  • you would pay
  • they would pay

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

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

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

Imperative

Affirmative

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

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