GRAMMAR


The past simple and the past participle of sow

Conjugation of the verb sow:

Base Form/Infinitive without 'to':

sow

Past Simple:

sowed

Past Partciple:

sown/sowed

Present Partciple:

sowing

Third Person Singular:

sows

Definition:

To plant seeds in the ground so that plants will grow.

Example(s):

They sowed the field with barley.
You have to fill the pot with compost and sow the seeds.
"You reap what you sow."

Similar verbs

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