These are known as difficult pairs.


Dictionary Definition

Talk (as a converstion)   Talk - Talked - Talked  - to say things to someone as part of a conversation.

Phrasal verbs are widely used in English.  Here is a list of phrases containing the word 'get'.

Ask for:   Ask/request somebody to give your something. 

A free programme about the importance of auxiliaries and subject questions in English.

A list of the most commonlly used irregular verbs.

The 'infinitive' is the 'base' form of a verb.


It usually includes 'to'.


Borrow is similar to take.


'Able' is used in the structure 'be able + Infinitive'.