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Indicative

Present simple

  • I pretend
  • you pretend
  • he pretends
  • we pretend
  • you pretend
  • they pretend

Past simple

  • I pretended
  • you pretended
  • he pretended
  • we pretended
  • you pretended
  • they pretended

Future

  • I will pretend
  • you will pretend
  • he will pretend
  • we will pretend
  • you will pretend
  • they will pretend

Present continuous

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

Past continuous

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

Future continuous

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

Present perfect

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

Pluperfect

  • I had pretended
  • you had pretended
  • he had pretended
  • we had pretended
  • you had pretended
  • they had pretended

Future perfect

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

Present perfect continuous

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

Pluperfect continuous

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

Future perfect continuous

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

Subjunctive

  • I would pretend
  • you would pretend
  • he would pretend
  • we would pretend
  • you would pretend
  • they would pretend

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

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

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

Imperative

Affirmative

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

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