English: stand

English verb 'stand' conjugated in all tenses

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Nominal Forms

Infinitive: to stand
Participle: stood
Gerund: standing

Indicative

Present

Istand
youstand
he;she;itstands
westand
youstand
theystand

Perfect

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

Past

Istood
youstood
he;she;itstood
westood
youstood
theystood

Pluperfect

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

Future

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

Future perfect

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

Subjunctive

Present

Istand
youstand
he;she;itstand
westand
youstand
theystand

Perfect

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

Imperfect

Istood
youstood
he;she;itstood
westood
youstood
theystood

Pluperfect

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

Conditional

Present

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

Perfect

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

Imperative

youstand
weLet's stand
youstand

Progressive (Continuous) Forms

Indicative

Present

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

Perfect

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

Past

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

Pluperfect

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

Future

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

Future perfect

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

Conditional

Present

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

Perfect

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

Verbs conjugated like stand

misunderstand, outstand, stand, understand, withstand,

Additional Information

Etymology

O.E. standan (class VI strong verb; past tense stod, pp. standen), from P.Gmc. *sta-n-d- (cf. O.N. standa, O.S., Goth. standan, O.H.G. stantan, Swed. stå, Du. staan, Ger. stehen), from PIE base *sta- "to stand" (cf. Skt. tisthati "stands," Gk. histemi "cause to stand, set, place," L. stare "stand," Lith. stojus, O.C.S. stajati; see stet). Sense of "to exist, be present" is attested from c.1300. Meaning "to pay for as a treat" is from 1821. Phrase stands to reason (1620) is from earlier stands (is constant) with reason. Phrase stand pat is originally from poker (1882). standing ovation first attested 1969; standing army is from 1603.