The Most Important Verbs in Russian

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 Russian, 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 Russian 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
I have
у меня есть
you have
у тебя есть
he has
у него есть
we have
у нас есть
you have
у вас есть
they have
у них есть
to be
I am
я (есть)
you are
ты (есть)
he is
он (есть)
we are
мы (есть)
you are
вы (есть)
they are
они (есть)
to go
I go
я иду
you go
ты идёшь
he goes
он идёт
we go
мы идём
you go
вы идёте
they go
они идут
I can
я могу
you can
ты можешь
he can
он может
we can
мы можем
you can
вы можете
they can
они могут
you can (formal)
Вы можете
to do
I do
я делаю
you do
ты делаешь
he does
он делает
we do
мы делаем
you do
вы делаете
they do
они делают
I had
у меня было
you had
у тебя было
he had
у него было
we had
у нас было
you had
у вас было
they had
у них было
I was
я был
you were
ты был
he was
он был
we were
мы были
you were
вы были
they were
они были
I went
я шёл
you went
ты шёл
he went
он шёл
we went
мы шли
you went
вы шли
they went
они шли
I did
я делал
you did
ты делал
he did
он делал
we did
мы делали
you did
вы делали
they did
они делали
I will have
у меня будет
you will have
у тебя будет
he will have
у него будет
we will have
у нас будет
you will have
у вас будет
they will have
у них будет
I will be
я буду
you will be
ты будешь
he will be
он будет
we will be
мы будем
you will be
вы будете
they will be
они будут
I will go
я пойду
you will go
ты пойдёшь
he will go
он пойдёт
we will go
мы пойдём
you will go
вы пойдёте
they will go
они пойдут
I will do
я буду делать
you will do
ты будешь делать
he will do
он будет делать
we will do
мы будем делать
you will do
вы будете делать
they will do
они будут делать
Is there ... ?
Есть ли ...?
May I ... ?
Можно я ...?
I need ...
Мне нужно ...
Where is ... ?
Где ...?
What is ... ?
Что ...?
How much is ... ?
Cкольто стоит ...?
I would like to have ...
Я бы хотел ...?
Can you ... ?
Ты можешь ...?
Can you (formal) ... ?
Вы можете ...?

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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