GRAMMAR


The past simple and the past participle of strew

Conjugation of the verb strew:

Base Form/Infinitive without 'to':

strew

Past Simple:

strewed

Past Partciple:

strewed/strewn

Present Partciple:

strewing

Third Person Singular:

strews

Definition:

To scatter objects or pieces of something over an area, especially in a random manner.

Example(s):

Sand was strewn over the floor.
Large amounts of rubbish and litter are strewn around the area.
The kids were strewing flowers down the aisle.
Her clothes were strewn across the floor.

Similar verbs

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