The Most Important Verbs in Icelandic

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 Icelandic, 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 Icelandic 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.
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to have
að eiga
I have
ég á
you have
þú átt
he has
hann á
we have
við eigum
you have
þið eigið
they have
þeir eiga
to be
að vera
I am
ég er
you are
þú ert
he is
hann er
we are
við erum
you are
þið eruð
they are
þeir eru
to go
að fara
I go
ég fer
you go
þú ferð
he goes
hann fer
we go
við förum
you go
þið farið
they go
þeir fara
að geta
I can
ég get
you can
þú getur
he can
hann getur
we can
við getum
you can
þið getið
they can
þeir geta
to do
að gera
I do
ég geri
you do
þú gerir
he does
hann gerir
we do
við gerum
you do
þið gerið
they do
þeir gera
I had
ég átti
you had
þú áttir
he had
hann átti
we had
við áttum
they had
þeir áttu
I was
ég var
you were
þú varst
he was
hann var
we were
við vorum
you were
þið voruð
I went
ég fór
you went
þú fórst
he went
hann fór
we went
við fórum
you went
þið fóruð
they went
þeir fóru
you did
þú gerðir
he did
hann gerði
we did
við gerðum
you did
þið gerðuð
they did
þeir gerðu
I will have
ég mun eiga
you will have
þú munt eiga
he will have
hann mun eiga
we will have
við munum eiga
you will have
þið munuð eiga
they will have
þeir munu eiga
I will be
ég mun vera
you will be
þú munt vera
he will be
hann mun vera
we will be
við munum vera
you will be
þið munuð vera
they will be
þeir munu vera
I will go
ég mun fara
you will go
þú munt fara
he will go
hann mun fara
we will go
við munum fara
you will go
þið munuð fara
they will go
þeir munu fara
I will do
ég mun gera
you will do
þú munt gera
he will do
hann mun gera
we will do
við munum gera
you will do
þið munuð gera
they will do
þeir munu gera
Is there ... ?
Er ...?
May I ... ?
Má ég ...?
I need ...
Ég þarf ...
Where is ... ?
Hvar er ...?
What is ... ?
Hvað er ...?
How much is ... ?
Hvað kostar ...?
I would like to have ...
Ég ætla að fá ...
Can you ... ?
Getur þú ...?

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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