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re-enact

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishre-enactre-enact /ˌriː ɪˈnækt/ verb [transitive]  to perform the actions of a story, crime etc that happened in the past At the church, children re-enacted the Christmas story.re-enactment noun [countable] a re-enactment of the crime→ See Verb table
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re-enactThis acting can range from pairs of students re-enacting a dialogue through to a simulation involving the whole class.Only a fool would re-enact the drink-fuelled high speed car journey that killed Princess Diana.So then Hans Spemann sought to re-enact the principle that Loeb had demonstrated, this time with his favourite salamander embryos.
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Verb table
re-enact
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theyre-enact
he, she, itre-enacts
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyre-enacted
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave re-enacted
he, she, ithas re-enacted
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad re-enacted
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill re-enact
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have re-enacted
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam re-enacting
he, she, itis re-enacting
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you, we, theyare re-enacting
Past
I, he, she, itwas re-enacting
you, we, theywere re-enacting
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been re-enacting
he, she, ithas been re-enacting
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been re-enacting
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be re-enacting
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been re-enacting
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