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In the following sentence, is the verb take a conjugated verb?
Computers always take too long to start up.
Actually, the verb take is in the present simple tense and because it tells us about time (what always happens), it is definitely conjugated.
Conjugated verbs give us an indication of the tense of the sentence. Conjugated verbs point to the past, present, future or future past and thus provide such an indication.
John forgave Jane (past).
John forgives Jane (present).
John will forgive Jane (future).
John would forgive Jane (future past).
Unconjugated verbs do not provide such an indication of time on their own; we don't know when they occur.
Incorrect: John forgiving Jane (Verb+ing).
Incorrect: John to forgive Jane (To Verb).
Incorrect: John forgiven Jane (V3).
Good on you!
The verb take is in the present simple tense and because it tells us about time (what always happens), it is definitely conjugated.
The correct answer is conjugated.
I don't know