English version

grapple with something

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishgrapple with something phrasal verbDEAL WITHto try hard to deal with or understand something difficult The Government has to grapple with the problem of unemployment. Molly’s upstairs grappling with her maths homework. grapple→ See Verb table
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Verb table
grapple
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theygrapple
he, she, itgrapples
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theygrappled
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave grappled
he, she, ithas grappled
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad grappled
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill grapple
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have grappled
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam grappling
he, she, itis grappling
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you, we, theyare grappling
Past
I, he, she, itwas grappling
you, we, theywere grappling
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been grappling
he, she, ithas been grappling
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been grappling
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be grappling
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been grappling
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