present tense meaning

WPresent tense
  • The present tense is a grammatical tense whose principal function is to locate a situation or event in present time.
  • There are two common types of present tense form in most Indo-European languages: the present indicative (the combination of present tense and indicative mood) and the present subjunctive (the combination of present tense and subjunctive mood).
  • Present tense may be denoted by the glossing abbreviation PRES or PRS.
  • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
    1. Nouns
      • Countable nouns
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    Meaning of present tense for the defined word.

    Grammatically, this idiom "present tense" is a noun, more specifically, a countable noun.
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