English version

catch up with somebody

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishcatch up with somebody phrasal verb1 CATCHto finally find someone who has been doing something illegal and punish them It took six years for the law to catch up with them.2 AVOIDif something bad from the past catches up with you, you cannot avoid dealing with it any longer At the end of the movie his murky past catches up with him. catch→ See Verb table
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Verb table
catch
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theycatch
he, she, itcatches
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theycaught
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave caught
he, she, ithas caught
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad caught
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill catch
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have caught
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam catching
he, she, itis catching
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you, we, theyare catching
Past
I, he, she, itwas catching
you, we, theywere catching
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been catching
he, she, ithas been catching
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been catching
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be catching
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been catching
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