GRAMMAR


The past simple and the past participle of wear

Conjugation of the verb wear:

Base Form/Infinitive without 'to':

wear

Past Simple:

wore

Past Partciple:

worn

Present Partciple:

wearing

Third Person Singular:

wears

Definition:

To have clothes, shoes, or jewelry on your body.

Example(s):

She was wearing a beautiful red dress at the party.
I don't like wearing jewelry.

Similar verbs

The irregular verbs in the table below have the same pattern as wear. They are:

- Verbs with '-ear', '-ore', '-orn' in the three forms.
- Verbs like 'bear, bore, born'.

Verb Simple past Past Participle
bear bore born
shear sheared/shore sheared/shorn
swear swore sworn
tear tore torn
wear wore worn