English version

build on

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishbuild on phrasal verb1 build something on something to base something on an idea or thing Our relationship is built on trust.2 build on somethingINCREASE IN NUMBER OR AMOUNT to use your achievements as a base for further development The new plan will build on the success of the previous programme.3 BUILDTBCto add another room to a building in order to have more spacebuild something ↔ on We’re planning to build on a conservatory. build→ See Verb table
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Verb table
build
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theybuild
he, she, itbuilds
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theybuilt
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave built
he, she, ithas built
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad built
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill build
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have built
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam building
he, she, itis building
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you, we, theyare building
Past
I, he, she, itwas building
you, we, theywere building
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been building
he, she, ithas been building
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been building
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be building
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been building
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