English version

scratch around

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishscratch around (also scratch about British English) phrasal verbto try to find or get something which is difficult to find or get for homeless people scratching around for a place to shelter scratch→ See Verb table
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scratch
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theyscratch
he, she, itscratches
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyscratched
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave scratched
he, she, ithas scratched
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad scratched
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill scratch
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have scratched
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam scratching
he, she, itis scratching
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you, we, theyare scratching
Past
I, he, she, itwas scratching
you, we, theywere scratching
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been scratching
he, she, ithas been scratching
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been scratching
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be scratching
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been scratching
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