Ch 23: Types of German Verbs

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Work through this German language chapter at your own pace to review the different types of verb tenses in German. These mobile-friendly study resources can help you complete homework assignments, prepare for exams or improve your German language skills.

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Anyone who needs help learning or mastering German verbs will benefit from the lessons in this chapter. There is no faster or easier way to learn about the different types of German verbs. Among those who would benefit are:

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Students Will Review:

This chapter helps students review the concepts in a German verbs unit of a standard German language course. Topics covered include:

  • German verb forms
  • Compound verbs in German
  • Rules for German verb declension
  • Strong and weak German verbs
  • How to conjugate irregular German verbs
  • Helping verbs in German
  • German stem changing verbs
  • Separable and inseparable prefix verbs in German

6 Lessons in Chapter 23: Types of German Verbs
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German Compound Verbs

1. German Compound Verbs

In today's lesson, we will talk about German compound verbs. We will take a look at separable and inseparable compound verbs and how to use them in different sentences.

German Strong and Weak Verbs

2. German Strong and Weak Verbs

In this lesson, we will take a look at the German weak (regular) and strong (irregular) verbs. We will learn the differences between them and see how to conjugate them in different tenses.

German Irregular Verb Conjugation

3. German Irregular Verb Conjugation

In this lesson, we will look at the German irregular verbs and learn how to conjugate them in the present and past tenses. We will learn about the three different groups of irregular verbs for the present tense.

German Helping Verbs

4. German Helping Verbs

In this lesson, we will take a look at the three German helping verbs ''haben'', ''sein'' and ''werden''. We will learn which tenses and voices use them and how to build them.

German Stem Changing Verbs

5. German Stem Changing Verbs

German has both regular verbs and irregular verbs. It also has stem changing verbs. These like to appear like regular verbs with a few differences. Today's lesson will explain those differences and have you conjugating like a pro.

German Separable & Inseparable Prefix Verbs

6. German Separable & Inseparable Prefix Verbs

In English, when we want to add extra meaning to a verb we usually add a word after it. In German, this is done by adding a prefix in front of the verb. When these prefixes are added, the verb becomes either a separable or inseparable prefix verb. This lesson will teach you some of these verbs and how to use them.

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