Conjugating regular verbs in the present tense

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Conjugating regular verbs in the present tense

In the present tense verbs have the following endings:

kaufen
ich kaufe
du kaufst
er/sie/es kauft
wir kaufen
ihr kauft
sie/Sie kaufen
arbeiten
ich arbeite
du arbeitest
er/sie/es arbeitet
wir arbeiten
ihr arbeitet
sie/Sie arbeiten

Ich gehe nach Hause GEHEN

I go home GEHEN

Wir tanzen in der Disco TANZEN

We dance in the disco TANZEN

Sie kauft eine Flasche WeinKAUFEN

She buys a bottle of wine KAUFEN

Note: If a verb stem ends in -t, -d, -n or -m after some verbs and when using du (you), er (he), sie (she), es (it) and ihr (you plural) an -e- is inserted to help with pronunciation.

Sigi badet ein Mal im Monat BADEN

Sigi bathes once a month BADEN

Reitest du gerne? REITEN

Do you like riding? REITEN

Magda arbeitet im Hotel. ARBEITEN

Magda works in the hotel ARBEITEN

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