Verbs in Bengali

Verbs are a key part of any language. The Bengali verbs list below will help you learn common Bengali verbs in no time. Together with other basic nouns and adjectives, this will quickly allow you to express basic things in Bengali. For even more Bengali verbs, take a look at our learning resources for Bengali at the end of the page.

Basic Bengali Verbs

to open in Bengaliখোলা (khōlā)
to close in Bengaliবন্ধ করা (bandha karā)
to sit in Bengaliবসা (basā)
to stand in Bengaliদাঁড়ানো (dām̐ṛānō)
to know in Bengaliজানা (jānā)
to think in Bengaliচিন্তা করা (cintā karā)
to win in Bengaliজেতা (jētā)
to lose in Bengaliহারা (hārā)
to ask in Bengaliজিজ্ঞাসা করা (jijñāsā karā)
to answer in Bengaliউত্তর দেওয়া (uttara dē'ōẏā)
to help in Bengaliসাহায্য করা (sāhāyya karā)
to like in Bengaliপছন্দ করা (pachanda karā)
to kiss in Bengaliচুম্বন করা (cumbana karā)
to eat in Bengaliখাওয়া (khā'ōẏā)
to drink in Bengaliপান করা (pāna karā)

Bengali Action Words

to take in Bengaliনেওয়া (nē'ōẏā)
to put in Bengaliরাখা (rākhā)
to find in Bengaliখোঁজা (khōm̐jā)
to steal in Bengaliচুরি করা (curi karā)
to kill in Bengaliমেরে ফেলা (mērē phēlā)
to fly in Bengaliওড়া (ōṛā)
to attack in Bengaliআক্রমণ করা (ākramaṇa karā)
to defend in Bengaliপ্রতিহত করা (pratihata karā)
to fall in Bengaliপড়ে যাওয়া (paṛē yā'ōẏā)
to choose in Bengaliবেছে নেওয়া (bēchē nē'ōẏā)

Movements in Bengali

to run in Bengaliদৌড়ানো (dauṛānō)
to swim in Bengaliসাঁতার কাটা (sām̐tāra kāṭā)
to jump in Bengaliলাফানো (lāphānō)
to pull in Bengaliটানা (ṭānā)
to push in Bengaliঠেলা (ṭhēlā)
to throw in Bengaliছুঁড়ে ফেলা (chum̐ṛē phēlā)
to crawl in Bengaliহামাগুড়ি দেওয়া (hāmāguṛi dē'ōẏā)
to fight in Bengaliলড়াই করা (laṛā'i karā)
to catch in Bengaliলুফে নেওয়া (luphē nē'ōẏā)
to roll in Bengaliগড়ানো (gaṛānō)

Bengali Business Verbs

to buy in Bengaliক্রয় করা (kraẏa karā)
to pay in Bengaliঅর্থপ্রদান করা (arthapradāna karā)
to sell in Bengaliবিক্রয় করা (bikraẏa karā)
to study in Bengaliপড়াশোনা করা (paṛāśōnā karā)
to call in Bengaliফোন করা (phōna karā)
to read in Bengaliপড়া (paṛā)
to write in Bengaliলেখা (lēkhā)
to calculate in Bengaliহিসাব করা (hisāba karā)
to measure in Bengaliপরিমাপ করা (parimāpa karā)
to earn in Bengaliঅর্জন করা (arjana karā)
to count in Bengaliগণনা করা (gaṇanā karā)
to scan in Bengaliস্ক্যান করা (skyāna karā)
to print in Bengaliপ্রিন্ট করা (prinṭa karā)

Bengali Vocabulary Books

Learn Bengali - Quick / Easy / Efficient

Learn Bengali - Quick / Easy / Efficient

This vocabulary book is a curated Bengali word frequency list with 2000 of the most common Bengali words and phrases. Following the Pareto principle (80/20 rule), this book is built to streamline the learning process by concentrating on the core words and sentence structures. The result is a unique book ideal for driven learners and language hackers.

Bengali Vocabulary Book

This Bengali vocabulary book contains more than 3000 words and phrases and is organized by topic to make it easier for you to pick what to learn first. It is well suited for learners of all levels who are looking for an extensive resource to improve their vocabulary or are interested in learning vocabularies in one particular area of interest.

Bengali Flashcards


Bengali Flashcards Online

On our partner platform Flashcardo you can find Bengali flashcards to practice online for free ordered by topics and frequency of use, similar to our two vocabulary books above.

Printable Bengali Flashcards

With this downloadable product you get all Bengali flashcards available on in various formats for you to use. In detail you get 1 EPUB ebook, 2 PDF vocabulary lists and 8 printable flashcard PDFs.

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