GRAMMAR


The past simple and the past participle of string

Conjugation of the verb string:

Base Form/Infinitive without 'to':

string

Past Simple:

strung

Past Partciple:

strung

Present Partciple:

stringing

Third Person Singular:

strings

Definition:

To attach something on a string or cord so that it stretches in a long line.

Example(s):

He was trying to string beads on to a cord to make a necklace.
My mom strung balloons around the room in preparation for my birthday party.

Similar verbs

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