The past simple and the past participle of slay
Conjugation of the verb slay:
Base Form/Infinitive without 'to':
Third Person Singular:
To kill someone violently.
The general said that their enemies had to be slain.
They slew the dragon.
It has been reported that the tourists were slain in the jungle by the rebels.
The irregular verbs in the table below have the same pattern as slay. They are:
Verbs with '-ew' in the past simple and '-wn' in the past participle.
- Verbs like 'grow, grew, grown'.