To Spell

Infinitive: to spell
Gerund: spelling
Past participle: spelt / spelled
Simple past: spelt / spelled


Irregular forms
Auxilliary verb
Spelling change

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Indicative

Present
I spell I spell
you spell you spell
he/she/it spells he/she/it spells
we spell we spell
they spell they spell
you spell you spell
I do not spell I don't spell
you do not spell you don't spell
he/she/it does not spell he/she/it doesn't spell
we do not spell we don't spell
they do not spell they don't spell
you do not spell you don't spell
Preterite
I spelt I spelt
you spelt you spelt
he/she/it spelt he/she/it spelt
we spelt we spelt
they spelt they spelt
you spelt you spelt
I did not spell I didn't spell
you did not spell you didn't spell
he/she/it did not spell he/she/it didn't spell
we did not spell we didn't spell
they did not spell they didn't spell
you did not spell you didn't spell
Future
I will spell I'll spell
you will spell you'll spell
he/she/it will spell he/she/it'll spell
we will spell we'll spell
they will spell they'll spell
you will spell you'll spell
I will not spell I won't spell
you will not spell you won't spell
he/she/it will not spell he/she/it won't spell
we will not spell we won't spell
they will not spell they won't spell
you will not spell you won't spell

Perfect

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

Continuous

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

Continuous Perfect

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

Conditional

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

Imperative

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

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