GRAMMAR


The past simple and the past participle of slink

Conjugation of the verb slink:

Base Form/Infinitive without 'to':

slink

Past Simple:

slunk

Past Partciple:

slunk

Present Partciple:

slinking

Third Person Singular:

slinks

Definition:

To move somewhere quietly because you do not want to be seen.

Example(s):

She slunk out of the room so that nobody would see her go.
I saw a gaunt cat slink along a wall.
He was slinking about in the middle of the night like a thief.

Similar verbs

The irregular verbs in the table below have the same pattern as slink. 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/hanged hung/hanged
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