paraglide


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paraglide

(ˈpærəɡlaɪd)
vb (intr)
(Extreme Sports) to take part in the sport of cross-country gliding using a specially designed parachute shaped like flexible wings
ˈparaˌglider n
ˈparaˌgliding n

paraglide


Past participle: paraglided
Gerund: paragliding

Imperative
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Present
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Preterite
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he/she/it paraglided
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you paraglided
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Present Continuous
I am paragliding
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Present Perfect
I have paraglided
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Past Continuous
I was paragliding
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Past Perfect
I had paraglided
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he/she/it had paraglided
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Future
I will paraglide
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they will paraglide
Future Perfect
I will have paraglided
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Future Continuous
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Present Perfect Continuous
I have been paragliding
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Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been paragliding
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you will have been paragliding
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Past Perfect Continuous
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we had been paragliding
you had been paragliding
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Conditional
I would paraglide
you would paraglide
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Past Conditional
I would have paraglided
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we would have paraglided
you would have paraglided
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Translations

paraglide

[ˈpærəglaɪd] vifaire du parapente
They planned to paraglide from Long Mountain → Ils avaient l'intention de faire du parapente du haut de Long Mountain.
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