The verbal phrase

                   (Le groupe verbal : développement maximum)

( Present OU Passé sur le 1er mot)

TEMPS(Present(1) Passé(2))-MODAL(3)-(HAVE>>Partic.P.(4))-(BE>>ING(5))-(BE>>Partic.P.(6))- VERBE(7)

 

 1    Présent

 2    Passé

 3    MODAL

 4    HAVE>>Participe passé      (=perfect)

    BE>>ING                   (=continuous)

 6    BE>> Participe passé          (=passive)

    VERB

Auxiliaires modaux (Modal auxiliaries)

Can       May      Must    Will        Shall

Could   Might                Would    Should



The structure of the verbal phrase : examples


TEMPS + MODAL + (HAVE>>Partic. P.) + (BE>>ING) + (BE>>Partic. P.) + VERBE

1 ou 2        3                    4                           5                      6                    7

 

Structures

Exemples

(PRESENT)

 TEMPS+VERB

He does

TEMPS+(BE>>Past Part.)+VERB

He is done

TEMPS+(BE>>ING)+(BE>>Past Part.)+VERB

He is being done

TEMPS+MODAL+(BE>>ING)+(BE>>Past Part.)+VERB

He may be being done

TEMPS+(HAVE>>Past Part.)+(BE>>Past Part.)+VERB

He has been done

TEMPS+MODAL+(HAVE>>Past Part.)+(BE>>Past Part.)+VERB

He may have been done

TEMPS+MODAL+(BE>>Past Part.)+VERB

He may be done

TEMPS+(BE>>ING)+VERB

He is doing

TEMPS+(HAVE>>Past Part.)+(BE>>ING)+VERB

He has been doing

TEMPS+MODAL+(HAVE>>Past Part.)+(BE>>ING)+VERB

He may have been doing

TEMPS+MODAL+(BE>>ING)+VERB

He may be doing

TEMPS+(HAVE>>Past Part.)+VERB

He has done

TEMPS+MODAL+(HAVE>>Past Part.)+VERB

He may have done

TEMPS+MODAL+VERB

He may do

 

Structures

Exemples

(PAST)

 TEMPS+VERB

He did

TEMPS+(BE>>Past Part.)+VERB

He was done

TEMPS+(BE>>ING)+(BE>>Past Part.)+VERB

He was being done

TEMPS+MODAL+(BE>>ING)+(BE>>Past Part.)+VERB

He might be being done

TEMPS+(HAVE>>Past Part.)+(BE>>Past Part.)+VERB

He had been done

TEMPS +MODAL+(HAVE>>Past part.)+(BE>>PastPart.)+VERB

He might have been done

TEMPS+MODAL+(BE>>Past Part.)+VERB

He might be done

TEMPS+(BE>>ING)+VERB

He was doing

TEMPS+(HAVE>>Past Part.)+(BE>>ING)+VERB

He had been doing

TEMPS+MODAL+(HAVE>>Past Part.)+(BE>>ING)+VERB

He might have been doing

TEMPS+MODAL+(BE>>ING)+VERB

He might be doing

TEMPS+(HAVE>>Past Part.)+VERB

He had done

TEMPS+MODAL+(HAVE>>Past Part.)+VERB

He might have done

TEMPS+MODAL+VERB

He might do


TEMPS + MODAL + (HAVE>>Partic. P.) + (BE>>ING) + (BE>>Partic. P.) + VERBE

1 ou 2        3                    4                           5                      6                    7

 

He does

1, 7

He did

2, 7

He is done

1, 6, 7

He was done

2, 6, 7

He is being done

1, 5, 6, 7

He was being done

2, 5, 6, 7

He may be being done

1, 3, 5, 6, 7

He might be being done

2, 3, 5, 6, 7

He has been done

1, 4, 6, 7

He had been done

2, 4, 6, 7

He may have been done

1, 3, 4, 6, 7

He might have been done

2, 3, 4, 6, 7

He may be done

1, 3, 6, 7

He might be done

2, 3, 6, 7

He is doing

1, 5, 7

He was doing

2, 5, 7

He has been doing

1, 4, 5, 7

He had been doing

2, 4, 5, 7

He may have been doing

1, 3 ,4, 5, 7

He might have been doing

2, 3 ,4, 5, 7

He may be doing

1, 3, 5, 7

He might be doing

2, 3, 5, 7

He has done

1, 4, 7

He had done

2, 4, 7

He may have done

1, 3, 4, 7

He might have done

2, 3, 4, 7

He may do

1, 3, 7

He might do

2, 3, 7