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What is an irregular verb?



An irregular verb is a verb which does not conform to an expected inflectional pattern.


The adjective irregular can be applied to members of other word classes besides verbs.

  An irregular verb is a kind of

Hartmann and Stork 1972 119


Mish 1991 640


Quirk, Greenbaum, Leech, and Svartvik 1985 103


Crystal 1980 164

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