GRAMMAR


The past simple and the past participle of hang

Conjugation of the verb hang:

Base Form/Infinitive without 'to':

hang

Past Simple:

hung

Past Partciple:

hung

Present Partciple:

hanging

Third Person Singular:

hangs

Definition:

To suspend or be suspended from above without support from below.

Example(s):

Why don't we hang the picture on the wall?
I hung the washing out to dry.
They hung the murderer.

Similar verbs

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

- Verbs with 'u' in the past simple and past participle.
- Verbs like 'cling, clung, clung'.

Verb Simple past Past Participle
cling clung clung
dig dug dug
fling flung flung
hang hung hung
sling slung slung
slink slunk slunk
sneak snuck/sneaked snuck/sneaked
spin spun/span spun
sting stung stung
string strung strung
swing swung swung
wring wrung wrung