Understand : comprendre

retour aux verbes irréguliers

Infinitive: to understand
Present Participle: understanding
Past Simple: understood
Past Participle: understood

Present
Present Simple I understand
You understand
He/She/It understands
We understand
They understand
Present Continuous I am understanding
You are understanding
He/She/It is understanding
We are understanding
They are understanding
Present Perfect I have understood
You have understood
He/She/It has understood
We have understood
They have understood
Past
Past Simple I understood
You understood
He/She/It understood
We understood
They understood
Past Continuous I was understanding
You were understanding
He/She/It was understanding
We were understanding
They were understanding
Past Perfect I had understood
You had understood
He/She/It had understood
We had understood
They had understood
Future
Future Simple I will understand
You will understand
He/She/It will understand
We will understand
They will understand
Future Continuous I will be understanding
You will be understanding
He/She/It will be understanding
We will be understanding
They will be understanding
Future Perfect I will have understood
You will have understood
He/She/It will have understood
We will have understood
They will have understood
Conditional
First Same as Future Simple
Second I would understand
You would understand
He/She/It would understand
We would understand
They would understand
Third I would have understood
You would have understood
He/She/It would have understood
We would have understood
They would have understood

notes:

“understand” is a state verb. It is rarely used in the continuous form (+ing).

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