GRAMMAR


The past simple and the past participle of swing

Conjugation of the verb swing:

Base Form/Infinitive without 'to':

swing

Past Simple:

swung

Past Partciple:

swung

Present Partciple:

swinging

Third Person Singular:

swings

Definition:

To move repeatedly backward and forwards or from side to side.

Example(s):

He was swinging his hand back and forth.
She was sitting on the wall with her legs swinging

Similar verbs

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