GRAMMAR


The past simple and the past participle of saw

Conjugation of the verb saw:

Base Form/Infinitive without 'to':

saw

Past Simple:

sawed

Past Partciple:

sawed/sawn

Present Partciple:

sawing

Third Person Singular:

saws

Definition:

To cut something (e.g., wood or other hard material) using a tool (i.e., a saw).

Example(s):

They sawed the boards in half.

Similar verbs

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

- Verbs that are different from all the other patterns.
- Verbs like 'be, was/were, been'.

Verb Simple past Past Participle
be was/were been
do did done
go went gone
lie lay lain
saw sawed sawed/sawn
sew sewed sewed/sewn
show showed shown
sow sowed sown/sowed
strew strewed strewed/strewn
underlie underlay underlain
undo undid undone
unedrgo underwent undergone