To Shear

Infinitive: to shear
Gerund: shearing
Past participle: sheared
Simple past: sheared


Irregular forms
Auxilliary verb
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Indicative

Present
I shear I shear
you shear you shear
he/she/it shears he/she/it shears
we shear we shear
they shear they shear
you shear you shear
I do not shear I don't shear
you do not shear you don't shear
he/she/it does not shear he/she/it doesn't shear
we do not shear we don't shear
they do not shear they don't shear
you do not shear you don't shear
Preterite
I sheared I sheared
you sheared you sheared
he/she/it sheared he/she/it sheared
we sheared we sheared
they sheared they sheared
you sheared you sheared
I did not shear I didn't shear
you did not shear you didn't shear
he/she/it did not shear he/she/it didn't shear
we did not shear we didn't shear
they did not shear they didn't shear
you did not shear you didn't shear
Future
I will shear I'll shear
you will shear you'll shear
he/she/it will shear he/she/it'll shear
we will shear we'll shear
they will shear they'll shear
you will shear you'll shear
I will not shear I won't shear
you will not shear you won't shear
he/she/it will not shear he/she/it won't shear
we will not shear we won't shear
they will not shear they won't shear
you will not shear you won't shear

Perfect

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

Continuous

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

Continuous Perfect

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

Conditional

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

Imperative

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

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