How to Pronounce Went?

Correct pronunciation for the word "Went" is [wˈɛnt], [wˈɛnt], [w_ˈɛ_n_t].

"Went" in context

Went is an ancient past-tense verb dating all the way back to Old English. The verb is often used to express movement to a specific place. It is also used to mean past participle of go, often when referring to the past. It can have the meaning of "was" or "traveled" when used in different contexts.

The verb has many distinct forms, generally used for different tenses. The simple past is went, present participle is going, past participle is gone. It can also be irregularly conjugated for the subjunctive mood, including wente, wentest and wenten.


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