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Irregular Verb - To lead
lead / led / leading
Tenses for the Verb - To lead
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Past Continuous - "He was leading the party to humiliation and disgrace.
Past Simple - "Margaret Thatcher led the Conservative Party to victory in three general elections."
Past Perfect Simple - "When I led them they never lost an election."
Past Perfect Continuous - "By the time I retired I had been leading them for ten years."
Present Continuous - "Who is leading this party?"
Present Simple - "He usually leads from the front."
Present Perfect Simple - "I have led a lot of groups."
Present Perfect Continuous - "I am leading this party to victory!"
Future Continuous - "Who's leading next week's debate?"
Future Simple - "I think I'll lead them if they ask me."
Future Perfect Simple - "I'm sure I will have led you all to victory by the end of the elections."
Future Perfect Continuous - "This time next year I will have been leading the party for over eleven years."English Grammar