GRAMMAR


The past simple and the past participle of cost

Conjugation of the verb cost:

Base Form/Infinitive without 'to':

cost

Past Simple:

cost

Past Partciple:

cost

Present Partciple:

costing

Third Person Singular:

costs

Definition:

To have a particular price.

Example(s):

Fixing your car will cost you forty-five dollars.
How much does it cost to replace this battery?

Similar verbs

The irregular verbs in the table below have the same pattern as cost. They are:

- Verbs with similar forms in the infinitive, past simple, and past participle.
- Verbs like 'set, set, set'.

Verb Simple past Past Participle
beset beset beset
bet bet bet
broadcast broadcast broadcast
burst burst burst
bust bust/busted bust/busted
cast cast cast
cost cost cost
cut cut cut
fit fit fit
forcast forcast forcast
hit hit hit
hurt hurt hurt
input input/inputted input/inputted
knit knit/knitted knit/knitted
let let let
put put put
quit quit quit
read read read
set set set
shed shed shed
shut shut shut
slit slit slit
spit spat/spit spat/spit
split split split
spread spread spread
sublet sublet sublet
thrust thrust thrust
undercut undercut undercut
upset upset upset