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invite somebody in

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishinvite somebody in phrasal verbINVITEto ask someone to come into your home After a few seconds, the door opened and Mrs Barnes invited me in. invite→ See Verb table
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invite inAlthough taken aback, the lady invited me in.He just stood there and looked at her and Maggie held his gaze for a moment before inviting him in.He knew Hector and invited him in.She had been expected to invite people in.He resembled Mornat and I liked his presence very much. l invited him in for tea.The public is invited to bring in jewelry for identification.Members of the audience were invited to participate in some games.Colleges submitting such proposals may, where appropriate, be invited to participate in the central development.
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invite
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theyinvite
he, she, itinvites
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyinvited
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave invited
he, she, ithas invited
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad invited
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill invite
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have invited
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam inviting
he, she, itis inviting
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you, we, theyare inviting
Past
I, he, she, itwas inviting
you, we, theywere inviting
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been inviting
he, she, ithas been inviting
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been inviting
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be inviting
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been inviting
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