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Table 2.

Subject-verb agreement pattern for weak verbs in Old English when the subject precedes the verb

PresentPreterite
Singular -e Singular -de 
-(e)s(t) -des(t) 
-(e)ð -de 
Plural  -að Plural  -dun, -don, -dan 
PresentPreterite
Singular -e Singular -de 
-(e)s(t) -des(t) 
-(e)ð -de 
Plural  -að Plural  -dun, -don, -dan 
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