Past Continuous spelling

Grammar explanations Past Continuous diagram
Past Continuous form
Past Continuous use
Past Continuous spelling
Past Continuous signal words
Exercises Past Continuous

Spelling rules for Past Continuous Tense.

Verbs ending with -e make making
write writing
drive driving
Verbs ending with -ee agree agreeing
see seeing
Verbs ending with a consonant preceded by a vowel,
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hit hitting
let letting
put putting
run running
sit sitting
Two-syllable verbs:
the last consonant is doubled when the last syllable is stressed
forget forgetting
prefer preferring
upset upsetting
Verbs ending with -ie lie lying
tie tying
Verbs ending with -c picnic picnicking
Verbs ending with -y carry carrying
enjoy enjoying
hurry hurrying
Exceptions! age ageing
dye dyeing
singe singeing
budget budgeting
enter entering
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