English version

pluck at something

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishpluck at something phrasal verbPULLto pull something quickly several times with your fingers, especially because you are nervous or to attract attention Kitty’s hands plucked at her black cotton skirt. The little boy plucked at her sleeve. pluck→ See Verb table
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Verb table
pluck
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theypluck
he, she, itplucks
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyplucked
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave plucked
he, she, ithas plucked
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad plucked
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill pluck
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have plucked
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam plucking
he, she, itis plucking
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you, we, theyare plucking
Past
I, he, she, itwas plucking
you, we, theywere plucking
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been plucking
he, she, ithas been plucking
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been plucking
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be plucking
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been plucking
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