The Most Important Verbs in Dutch

The heart of every language lies in its verbs. If you can correctly recognize and form verbs, you have already mastered the most important aspect of grammar.
To immediately start expressing a lot in Dutch, you only need five verbs in the beginning.
These are:
  1. to have
  2. to be
  3. to go
  4. can
  5. to do
Learn these five Dutch verbs in the present tense in all six conjugated forms by heart: I go, you go, he/she/it goes, we go, you (plural) go, they go.
Also learn the past and future forms of the verbs to have, to be, to go, and to do.
First think of the solution. Then click the buttons to reveal the answers.
to have
I have
ik heb
you have
jij hebt
he has
hij heeft
we have
wij hebben
you have
jullie hebben
they have
zij hebben
to be
I am
ik ben
you are
jij bent
he is
hij is
we are
wij zijn
you are
jullie zijn
they are
zij zijn
to go
I go
ik ga
you go
jij gaat
he goes
hij gaat
we go
wij gaan
you go
jullie gaan
they go
zij gaan
I can
ik kan
you can
jij kunt
he can
hij kan
we can
wij kunnen
you can
jullie kunnen
they can
zij kunnen
you can (formal)
u kunt
to do
I do
ik doe
you do
jij doet
he does
hij doet
we do
wij doen
you do
jullie doen
they do
zij doen
I had
ik had
you had
jij had
he had
hij had
we had
wij hadden
they had
zij hadden
I was
ik was
you were
jij was
he was
hij was
we were
wij waren
you were
jullie waren
I went
ik ging
you went
jij ging
he went
hij ging
we went
wij gingen
you went
jullie gingen
they went
zij gingen
you did
jij deed
he did
hij deed
we did
wij deden
you did
jullie deden
they did
zij deden
I will have
ik zal hebben
you will have
jij zult hebben
he will have
hij zal hebben
we will have
wij zullen hebben
you will have
jullie zullen hebben
they will have
zij zullen hebben
I will be
ik zal zijn
you will be
jij zult zijn
he will be
hij zal zijn
we will be
wij zullen zijn
you will be
jullie zullen zijn
they will be
zij zullen zijn
I will go
ik zal gaan
you will go
jij zult gaan
he will go
hij zal gaan
we will go
wij zullen gaan
you will go
jullie zullen gaan
they will go
zij zullen gaan
I will do
ik zal doen
you will do
jij zult doen
he will do
hij zal doen
we will do
wij zullen doen
you will do
jullie zullen doen
they will do
zij zullen doen
Is there ... ?
Is er ...?
May I ... ?
Mag ik ...?
I need ...
Ik heb ... nodig.
Where is ... ?
Waar is ...?
What is ... ?
Wat is ...?
How much is ... ?
Wat kost ...?
I would like to have ...
Ik wil graag ...
Can you ... ?
Kun je ...?
Can you (formal) ... ?
Kunt u ...?

The verb forms will also be taught to you in the language course from Sprachenlernen24 right in the first few days with the help of a verb trainer, as they are essential in any language.
If you learn just 100 words in addition to these verbs at the beginning, you can already have basic conversations after only about three hours of study time.
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