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The remaining tenses of this mood are, in general, similar to the correspondent tenses of the Indicative mood. See pages 80, 81, 93, 94, and the notes under the nineteenth rule of Syntax.

Infinitive Mood.

PERFECT

To be.

PRESENT TENSE.

To have been,

Participles.
PRESENT. Being.

PERFECT.

Been.
COMPOUND PERFECT. Having been.

SECTION 7.

The Auxiliary Verbs conjugated in their simple form; with ob

servations on their peculiar nature and force. The learner will perceive that the preceding auxiliary verbs, to have and to be, could not be conjugated through all the moods and tenses, without the help of other auxiliary verbs ; namely, may, can, will, shall, and their variations.

That auxiliary verbs, in their simple state, and unassisted by others, are of a very limited extent; and that they are chiefly useful, in the aid which they afford in conjugating the principal verbs; will clearly appear to the scholar, by a distinct conjugation of each of them, uncombined with any other. They are exbibited for his inspection; not to be committed to memory

To Have.

PRESENT TENSE.

Sing. 1. I have. 2. Thou hast. 3. He hath or has Plur. 1. We have. 2. Ye or you have. 3. They have.

IMPERFECT TENSE.

2. Ye or

Sing. 1. I had.

2. Thou hadst. 3. He had. Plur. 1. We had.

you had. 3. They had. TERFECT.

I have had, &c. PLUPEREECT. I had had, &c.

PARTICIPLES.
PRESENT. Having.

PERFECT.

Had.

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Sing. 1. I was.

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2. Thou wast. 3. He was. Plur. 1. We were. 2. Ye or you were. 3. They were.

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PRESENT TENSE.

Sing. 1. I shall.*

2. Thou shalt. 3. He shall. Plur. 1. We shall. 2. Ye or you shall. 3. They shall.

IMPERFECT TENSE.

Sing. 1. I should. 2. Thou shouldst. 3. He should. Plur. 1. We should. 2. Ye or you should. 3. They should.

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Sing. 1. I would 2. Thou wouldst. 3. He would. Plur. 1. We would. 2. Ye or you would. 3. They would.

* Shall is here properly used in the present tense, having the saine analogy to should, that can has to could, may to might, and will to would.

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Sing. 1. I may. 2. Thou mayst.

3. He may. Plur. 1. We may. 2. Ye or you may. 3. They may.

IMPERFECT TENSE.

Sing. 1. I might. 2. Thou mightst. 3. He might.
Plur. 1. We might. 2. Ye or you might. 3. They might.

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Sing. 1. I could. 2. Thou couldst. 3. He could.
Plur. 1. We could. 2. Ye or you could. 3. They could.

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The verbs have, be, will and do, when they are unconnected with a principal verb, expressed or understood, are not aux

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