GRAMMAR


The past simple and the past participle of knit

Conjugation of the verb knit:

Base Form/Infinitive without 'to':

knit

Past Simple:

knit/knitted

Past Partciple:

knit/knitted

Present Partciple:

knitting

Third Person Singular:

knits

Definition:

To make an article of clothing, especially by using two long needles to connect wool or another type of thread.

Example(s):

His wife has already started knitting baby clothes.
She knitted him a scarf, gloves, and a pair of socks
During the war, women used to knit clothes for soldiers.

Similar verbs

The irregular verbs in the table below have the same pattern as knit. 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