Why is teach's past tense taught?
Asked in Verbs, Past Tenses
What is the past tense and past participle of teach?
Asked in Verbs
Is a taught a verb?
Yes, "taught" is a verb, as it is the past tense of the verb "to teach." Example sentence- My parents taught me how to ride a bike. However, "taught" has a homophone, "taut," so it is important to make sure that you are not confusing the two. While "taught" is the past tense of the verb "to teach," "taut" means tightly drawn, tense, or strained.