overspecialise


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overspecialise


Past participle: overspecialised
Gerund: overspecialising

Imperative
overspecialise
overspecialise
Present
I overspecialise
you overspecialise
he/she/it overspecialises
we overspecialise
you overspecialise
they overspecialise
Preterite
I overspecialised
you overspecialised
he/she/it overspecialised
we overspecialised
you overspecialised
they overspecialised
Present Continuous
I am overspecialising
you are overspecialising
he/she/it is overspecialising
we are overspecialising
you are overspecialising
they are overspecialising
Present Perfect
I have overspecialised
you have overspecialised
he/she/it has overspecialised
we have overspecialised
you have overspecialised
they have overspecialised
Past Continuous
I was overspecialising
you were overspecialising
he/she/it was overspecialising
we were overspecialising
you were overspecialising
they were overspecialising
Past Perfect
I had overspecialised
you had overspecialised
he/she/it had overspecialised
we had overspecialised
you had overspecialised
they had overspecialised
Future
I will overspecialise
you will overspecialise
he/she/it will overspecialise
we will overspecialise
you will overspecialise
they will overspecialise
Future Perfect
I will have overspecialised
you will have overspecialised
he/she/it will have overspecialised
we will have overspecialised
you will have overspecialised
they will have overspecialised
Future Continuous
I will be overspecialising
you will be overspecialising
he/she/it will be overspecialising
we will be overspecialising
you will be overspecialising
they will be overspecialising
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been overspecialising
you have been overspecialising
he/she/it has been overspecialising
we have been overspecialising
you have been overspecialising
they have been overspecialising
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been overspecialising
you will have been overspecialising
he/she/it will have been overspecialising
we will have been overspecialising
you will have been overspecialising
they will have been overspecialising
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been overspecialising
you had been overspecialising
he/she/it had been overspecialising
we had been overspecialising
you had been overspecialising
they had been overspecialising
Conditional
I would overspecialise
you would overspecialise
he/she/it would overspecialise
we would overspecialise
you would overspecialise
they would overspecialise
Past Conditional
I would have overspecialised
you would have overspecialised
he/she/it would have overspecialised
we would have overspecialised
you would have overspecialised
they would have overspecialised
Collins English Verb Tables © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.overspecialise - become overly specialized; "She overspecialized when she concentrated on verbs in Fijian"
specialize, narrow down, narrow, specialise - become more focus on an area of activity or field of study; "She specializes in Near Eastern history"
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They want to seem serious, though not too serious, so they specialise but do not overspecialise, which might handicap them as people of narrow vision.