To Collect

Infinitive: to collect
Gerund: collecting
Past participle: collected
Simple past: collected


Irregular forms
Auxilliary verb
Spelling change

Bonus: Learn the 20 most important irregular verbs, one per day, direct to your inbox.

Indicative

Present
I collect I collect
you collect you collect
he/she/it collects he/she/it collects
we collect we collect
they collect they collect
you collect you collect
I do not collect I don't collect
you do not collect you don't collect
he/she/it does not collect he/she/it doesn't collect
we do not collect we don't collect
they do not collect they don't collect
you do not collect you don't collect
Preterite
I collected I collected
you collected you collected
he/she/it collected he/she/it collected
we collected we collected
they collected they collected
you collected you collected
I did not collect I didn't collect
you did not collect you didn't collect
he/she/it did not collect he/she/it didn't collect
we did not collect we didn't collect
they did not collect they didn't collect
you did not collect you didn't collect
Future
I will collect I'll collect
you will collect you'll collect
he/she/it will collect he/she/it'll collect
we will collect we'll collect
they will collect they'll collect
you will collect you'll collect
I will not collect I won't collect
you will not collect you won't collect
he/she/it will not collect he/she/it won't collect
we will not collect we won't collect
they will not collect they won't collect
you will not collect you won't collect

Perfect

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

Continuous

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

Continuous Perfect

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

Conditional

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

Imperative

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

Find Irregular Verbs Difficult?

Learn the most important irregular verbs, one per day, straight to your inbox.

Yes please!

Sign up for weekly English tips

Join 20,000 other learners and get language tips and tools straight to your inbox