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resit

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
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resitre‧sit /ˌriːˈsɪt/ verb (past tense and past participle resat /-ˈsæt/, present participle resitting) [transitive] British English  SEto take an examination again, because you failed it or did not do well enough syn retakeresit /ˈriːsɪt/ noun [countable]
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resitIt only makes sense to resit an exam if you strongly believe you will do better.Students intending to resit an examination will normally return to the centre where they originally studied in order to take the resit examination.Disqualified drivers can now be required to resit tests of longer duration.
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Verb table
resit
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theyresit
he, she, itresits
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyresat
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave resat
he, she, ithas resat
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad resat
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill resit
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have resat
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam resitting
he, she, itis resitting
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you, we, theyare resitting
Past
I, he, she, itwas resitting
you, we, theywere resitting
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been resitting
he, she, ithas been resitting
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been resitting
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be resitting
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been resitting
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