The past simple and the past participle of let
Conjugation of the verb let:
Base Form/Infinitive without 'to':
Third Person Singular:
To allow; not prevent or forbid.
She wanted to leave early but her boss wouldn't let her.
I wouldn't let her destroy my life.
Some children are spoilt because their parents let them do whatever they like.
The irregular verbs in the table below have the same pattern as let. They are:
- Verbs with similar forms in the infinitive, past simple, and past participle.
- Verbs like 'set, set, set'.