LIST OF CONTRACTED VERB FORMS IN ENGLISH

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English Contractions, Shortened Verb Forms

Shortened Forms of the Verb ‘to be’

I’m

I am

you’re

you are

he’s

he is

she’s

she is

we’re

we are

it’s

it is

isn’t

is not

aren’t

are not

they’re

they are

there’s

there is

wasn’t

was not

weren’t

 were not

 

 

Shortened Forms of the Verb ‘to have’

I’ve

I have

you’ve

 you have

he’s

he has

she’s

she has

it’s

it has

we’ve

we have

they’ve

they have

there’s

 there has

hasn’t

has not

haven’t

have not

I’d

I had

you’d

you had

he’d

he had

she’d

she had

it’d

it had

we’d

we had

they’d

they had

Short Forms of Verb ‘to Do

doesn’t

does not

don’t

do not

didn’t

did not

 Shortened Forms of Modal Auxiliary Verb ‘Will’

I’ll

I will

you’ll

you will

he’ll

he will

she’ll

she will

we’ll

we will

they’ll

they will

there’ll

there will

Shortened Forms of Modal Auxiliary Verb ‘Would’

I’d

I would

you’d

you would

he’d

he would

she’d

she would

it’d

it would

we’d

we would

they’d

they would

there’d

there had

there’d

there would

Shortened Forms of Modal Verbs

can’t

cannot

couldn’t

could not

daren’t

dare not

hadn’t

had not

mightn’t

might not

mustn’t

must not

needn’t

need not

oughtn’t

ought not

shan’t

shall not

shouldn’t

should not

usedn’t

used not

won’t

will not

wouldn’t

would not

Short form of verb TO BE