regular verbs

verbs that have the usual endings, verbs that conform to grammatical rules (Grammar)

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  • regular — reg|u|lar1 [ regjələr ] adjective *** ▸ 1 arranged evenly ▸ 2 doing something often ▸ 3 ordinary ▸ 4 with normal grammar ▸ 5 of professional army 1. ) usually before noun arranged so that there is the same amount of time between events, or the… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • regular — I UK [ˈreɡjʊlə(r)] / US [ˈreɡjələr] adjective *** 1) a) [usually before noun] arranged so that there is the same amount of time between events or the same amount of space between objects We hold regular monthly meetings. on a regular basis: They… …   English dictionary

  • regular*/*/*/ — [ˈregjʊlə] adj I 1) arranged so that there is the same amount of time or space between things regular monthly meetings[/ex] They come here on a regular basis.[/ex] 2) doing something or done frequently a regular customer[/ex] regular… …   Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • Regular verb — A regular verb is any verb whose conjugation follows the typical grammatical inflections of the language it belongs to.A verb that cannot be conjugated like this is called an irregular verb. All natural languages, to different extents, have a… …   Wikipedia

  • regular — adj. 1 frequent VERBS ▪ be, seem ▪ become ADVERB ▪ very ▪ fairly, pretty (esp. AmE …   Collocations dictionary

  • regular — reg|u|lar1 W2S2 [ˈregjulə US ər] adj ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(every hour/day/week etc)¦ 2¦(often)¦ 3¦(usual)¦ 4¦(equal distance)¦ 5¦(ordinary)¦ 6¦(normal size)¦ 7¦(shape)¦ 8¦(grammar)¦ 9¦(emphasizing)¦ 10 regular army/troops/so …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • regular — [[t]re̱gjʊlə(r)[/t]] ♦♦ regulars 1) ADJ GRADED: usu ADJ n Regular events have equal amounts of time between them, so that they happen, for example, at the same time each day or each week. Take regular exercise... Now it s time for our regular… …   English dictionary

  • regular — 1 adjective 1 EQUAL SPACES a regular series of things has the same amount of time or space between each thing and the next: His breathing was slow and regular. | at regular intervals: Plant the seeds at regular intervals. 2 EVERY DAY (usually… …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • regular conjugation — Weak Weak (w[=e]k), a. [Compar. {Weaker} (w[=e]k [ e]r); superl. {Weakest}.] [OE. weik, Icel. veikr; akin to Sw. vek, Dan. veg soft, flexible, pliant, AS. w[=a]c weak, soft, pliant, D. week, G. weich, OHG. weih; all from the verb seen in Icel. v[ …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • English irregular verbs — The English language has a large number of irregular verbs. In the great majority of these, the past participle and/or past tense is not formed according to the usual patterns of English regular verbs. Other parts of the verb mdash; such as the… …   Wikipedia

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