To Sew

Infinitive: to sew
Gerund: sewing
Past participle: sewn / sewed
Simple past: sewed
Note

'Sewed' can also be used as the past participle.

Irregular forms
Auxilliary verb
Spelling change

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Indicative

Present
I sew I sew
you sew you sew
he/she/it sews he/she/it sews
we sew we sew
they sew they sew
you sew you sew
I do not sew I don't sew
you do not sew you don't sew
he/she/it does not sew he/she/it doesn't sew
we do not sew we don't sew
they do not sew they don't sew
you do not sew you don't sew
Preterite
I sewed I sewed
you sewed you sewed
he/she/it sewed he/she/it sewed
we sewed we sewed
they sewed they sewed
you sewed you sewed
I did not sew I didn't sew
you did not sew you didn't sew
he/she/it did not sew he/she/it didn't sew
we did not sew we didn't sew
they did not sew they didn't sew
you did not sew you didn't sew
Future
I will sew I'll sew
you will sew you'll sew
he/she/it will sew he/she/it'll sew
we will sew we'll sew
they will sew they'll sew
you will sew you'll sew
I will not sew I won't sew
you will not sew you won't sew
he/she/it will not sew he/she/it won't sew
we will not sew we won't sew
they will not sew they won't sew
you will not sew you won't sew

Perfect

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

Continuous

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

Continuous Perfect

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

Conditional

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

Imperative

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

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