To Ache

Infinitive: to ache
Gerund: aching
Past participle: ached
Simple past: ached


Irregular forms
Auxilliary verb
Spelling change

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Indicative

Present
I ache I ache
you ache you ache
he/she/it aches he/she/it aches
we ache we ache
they ache they ache
you ache you ache
I do not ache I don't ache
you do not ache you don't ache
he/she/it does not ache he/she/it doesn't ache
we do not ache we don't ache
they do not ache they don't ache
you do not ache you don't ache
Preterite
I ached I ached
you ached you ached
he/she/it ached he/she/it ached
we ached we ached
they ached they ached
you ached you ached
I did not ache I didn't ache
you did not ache you didn't ache
he/she/it did not ache he/she/it didn't ache
we did not ache we didn't ache
they did not ache they didn't ache
you did not ache you didn't ache
Future
I will ache I'll ache
you will ache you'll ache
he/she/it will ache he/she/it'll ache
we will ache we'll ache
they will ache they'll ache
you will ache you'll ache
I will not ache I won't ache
you will not ache you won't ache
he/she/it will not ache he/she/it won't ache
we will not ache we won't ache
they will not ache they won't ache
you will not ache you won't ache

Perfect

Present
I have ached I've ached
you have ached you've ached
he/she/it has ached he/she/it's ached
we have ached we've ached
they have ached they've ached
you have ached you've ached
I have not ached I haven't ached
you have not ached you haven't ached
he/she/it has not ached he/she/it hasn't ached
we have not ached we haven't ached
they have not ached they haven't ached
you have not ached you haven't ached
Past
I had ached I'd ached
you had ached you'd ached
he/she/it had ached he/she/it'd ached
we had ached we'd ached
they had ached they'd ached
you had ached you'd ached
I had not ached I hadn't ached
you had not ached you hadn't ached
he/she/it had not ached he/she/it hadn't ached
we had not ached we hadn't ached
they had not ached they hadn't ached
you had not ached you hadn't ached
Future
I will have ached I'll have ached
you will have ached you'll have ached
he/she/it will have ached he/she/it'll have ached
we will have ached we'll have ached
they will have ached they'll have ached
you will have ached you'll have ached
I will not have ached I won't have ached
you will not have ached you won't have ached
he/she/it will not have ached he/she/it won't have ached
we will not have ached we won't have ached
they will not have ached they won't have ached
you will not have ached you won't have ached

Continuous

Present
I am aching I'm aching
you are aching you're aching
he/she/it is aching he/she/it's aching
we are aching we're aching
they are aching they're aching
you are aching you're aching
I am not aching I'm not aching
you are not aching you aren't aching
he/she/it is not aching he/she/it isn't aching
we are not aching we aren't aching
they are not aching they aren't aching
you are not aching you aren't aching
Past
I was aching I was aching
you were aching you were aching
he/she/it was aching he/she/it was aching
we were aching we were aching
they were aching they were aching
you were aching you were aching
I was not aching I wasn't aching
you were not aching you weren't aching
he/she/it was not aching he/she/it wasn't aching
we were not aching we weren't aching
they were not aching they weren't aching
you were not aching you weren't aching
Future
I will be aching I'll be aching
you will be aching you'll be aching
he/she/it will be aching he/she/it'll be aching
we will be aching we'll be aching
they will be aching they'll be aching
you will be aching you'll be aching
I will not be aching I won't be aching
you will not be aching you won't be aching
he/she/it will not be aching he/she/it won't be aching
we will not be aching we won't be aching
they will not be aching they won't be aching
you will not be aching you won't be aching

Continuous Perfect

Present
I have been aching I've been aching
you have been aching you've been aching
he/she/it has been aching he/she/it's been aching
we have been aching we've been aching
they have been aching they've been aching
you have been aching you've been aching
I have not been aching I haven't been aching
you have not been aching you haven't been aching
he/she/it has not been aching he/she/it hasn't been aching
we have not been aching we haven't been aching
they have not been aching they haven't been aching
you have not been aching you haven't been aching
Past
I had been aching I'd been aching
you had been aching you'd been aching
he/she/it had been aching he/she/it'd been aching
we had been aching we'd been aching
they had been aching they'd been aching
you had been aching you'd been aching
I had not been aching I hadn't been aching
you had not been aching you hadn't been aching
he/she/it had not been aching he/she/it hadn't been aching
we had not been aching we hadn't been aching
they had not been aching they hadn't been aching
you had not been aching you hadn't been aching
Future
I will have been aching I'll have been aching
you will have been aching you'll have been aching
he/she/it will have been aching he/she/it'll have been aching
we will have been aching we'll have been aching
they will have been aching they'll have been aching
you will have been aching you'll have been aching
I will not have been aching I won't have been aching
you will not have been aching you won't have been aching
he/she/it will not have been aching he/she/it won't have been aching
we will not have been aching we won't have been aching
they will not have been aching they won't have been aching
you will not have been aching you won't have been aching

Conditional

Present
I would ache I would ache
you would ache you would ache
he/she/it would ache he/she/it would ache
we would ache we would ache
they would ache they would ache
you would ache you would ache
I would not ache I wouldn't ache
you would not ache you wouldn't ache
he/she/it would not ache he/she/it wouldn't ache
we would not ache we wouldn't ache
they would not ache they wouldn't ache
you would not ache you wouldn't ache
Perfect
I would have ached I would've ached
you would have ached you would've ached
he/she/it would have ached he/she/it would've ached
we would have ached we would've ached
they would have ached they would've ached
you would have ached you would've ached
I would not have ached I wouldn't have ached
you would not have ached you wouldn't have ached
he/she/it would not have ached he/she/it wouldn't have ached
we would not have ached we wouldn't have ached
they would not have ached they wouldn't have ached
you would not have ached you wouldn't have ached

Imperative

(you) ache (you) ache
(we) let's ache (we) let's ache
(you) ache (you) ache
(you) do not ache (you) don't ache
(we) let's not ache (we) let's not ache
(you) do not ache (you) don't ache

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