English: cost

English verb 'cost' conjugated in all tenses

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Nominal Forms

Infinitive: to cost
Participle: cost
Gerund: costing

Indicative

Present

Icost
youcost
he;she;itcosts
wecost
youcost
theycost

Perfect

Ihave cost
youhave cost
he;she;ithas cost
wehave cost
youhave cost
theyhave cost

Past

Icost
youcost
he;she;itcost
wecost
youcost
theycost

Pluperfect

Ihad cost
youhad cost
he;she;ithad cost
wehad cost
youhad cost
theyhad cost

Future

Iwill cost
youwill cost
he;she;itwill cost
wewill cost
youwill cost
theywill cost

Future perfect

Iwill have cost
youwill have cost
he;she;itwill have cost
wewill have cost
youwill have cost
theywill have cost

Subjunctive

Present

Icost
youcost
he;she;itcost
wecost
youcost
theycost

Perfect

Ihave cost
youhave cost
he;she;ithave cost
wehave cost
youhave cost
theyhave cost

Imperfect

Icost
youcost
he;she;itcost
wecost
youcost
theycost

Pluperfect

Ihad cost
youhad cost
he;she;ithad cost
wehad cost
youhad cost
theyhad cost

Conditional

Present

Iwould cost
youwould cost
he;she;itwould cost
wewould cost
youwould cost
theywould cost

Perfect

Iwould have cost
youwould have cost
he;she;itwould have cost
wewould have cost
youwould have cost
theywould have cost

Imperative

youcost
weLet's cost
youcost

Progressive (Continuous) Forms

Indicative

Present

Iam costing
youare costing
he;she;itis costing
weare costing
youare costing
theyare costing

Perfect

Ihave been costing
youhave been costing
he;she;ithas been costing
wehave been costing
youhave been costing
theyhave been costing

Past

Iwas costing
youwere costing
he;she;itwas costing
wewere costing
youwere costing
theywere costing

Pluperfect

Ihad been costing
youhad been costing
he;she;ithad been costing
wehad been costing
youhad been costing
theyhad been costing

Future

Iwill be costing
youwill be costing
he;she;itwill be costing
wewill be costing
youwill be costing
theywill be costing

Future perfect

Iwill have been costing
youwill have been costing
he;she;itwill have been costing
wewill have been costing
youwill have been costing
theywill have been costing

Conditional

Present

Iwould be costing
youwould be costing
he;she;itwould be costing
wewould be costing
youwould be costing
theywould be costing

Perfect

Iwould have been costing
youwould have been costing
he;she;itwould have been costing
wewould have been costing
youwould have been costing
theywould have been costing

Additional Information

Phrasal Verbs

Etymology

c.1200, from O.Fr. coster, from V.L. *costare, from L. constare "to stand at" (or with), from com- "with" + stare "to stand," from PIE base *sta- "to stand" (see stet). The idiom is the same one we use in Mod.E. when we say something "stands at X dollars" to mean it sells for X dollars.