This page provides example sentences of the verb "Eat" in all tenses including active and passive forms, as well as conditional and modal forms.
Base Form eat / Past Simple ate / Past Participle eaten / Gerund eating
I usually eat at six o'clock.
Present Simple Passive
Dinner is usually eaten at six o'clock.
We are having dinner at six this evening.
Present Continuous Passive
Dinner is being eaten at six this evening.
He has already eaten.
Present Perfect Passive
Dinner hasn't been finished yet.
Present Perfect Continuous
We have been eating for two hours!
Jack ate a great lunch at Marco's Restaurant.
Past Simple Passive
A great lunch was eaten at Marco's Restaurant.
We were eating lunch when she burst into the dining room.
Past Continuous Passive
Lunch was being eaten when she burst into the dinning room.
He had already eaten lunch when we arrived.
Past Perfect Passive
Lunch had already been eaten when we arrived.
Past Perfect Continuous
They had been eating for two hours when he got home.
They will eat lunch at work.
Future (will) passive
Lunch will be eaten in a restaurant.
Future (going to)
We are going to eat dinner at home this evening.
Future (going to) passive
Dinner will be eaten at home this evening.
We will be eating French food this time next week.
They will have eaten dinner by the time we arrive.
The might eat in a restaurant.
If she eats before she leaves, we'll have lunch alone.
If she ate more, she wouldn't be so skinny!
If she had eaten more, she wouldn't have become ill.
You should eat more spinach!
He might have eaten before he left.