PL, IT, DE, Spanish version

MENU: Home    Regulal verbs    Irregular verbs    How to learn     Divid verbs to logical groups

English irregular verbs > Divid verbs to logical groups > Verbs irregular only in spelling

Verbs irregular only in spelling

Many verbs derive from Germanic strong verbs, which make many of their inflected forms through vowel gradation, as can be observed in Modern English patterns.

Although in the meaning "let out", of a rope etc., pay may have the regular spelling payed.

VerbPastPast Participle
laylaidlaid
paypaidpaid

To find the correct form, you can use an online database of the irregular verbs.

For example: irregular verb LAY