Verbs in Czech

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

Basic Czech Verbs

to open in Czechotevřít (otevírat)
to close in Czechzavřít (zavírat)
to sit in Czechsedět (sedět)
to stand in Czechstát (stát)
to know in Czechvědět (vědět)
to think in Czechmyslet (myslet)
to win in Czechvyhrát (vyhrávat)
to lose in Czechprohrát (prohrávat)
to ask in Czechzeptat se (ptát se)
to answer in Czechodpovědět (odpovídat)
to help in Czechpomáhat (pomáhat)
to like in Czechmít rád (mít rád)
to kiss in Czechpolíbit (líbat)
to eat in Czechjíst (jíst)
to drink in Czechpít (pít)

Czech Action Words

to take in Czechvzít (brát)
to put in Czechdát (dávat)
to find in Czechnajít (nacházet)
to steal in Czechukrást (krást)
to kill in Czechzabít (zabíjet)
to fly in Czechletět (letět)
to attack in Czechzaútočit (útočit)
to defend in Czechbránit (bránit)
to fall in Czechspadnout (spadat)
to choose in Czechvybrat (vybírat)

Movements in Czech

to run in Czechběžet (běžet)
to swim in Czechplavat (plavat)
to jump in Czechskočit (skákat)
to pull in Czechtáhnout (táhnout)
to push in Czechtlačit (tlačit)
to throw in Czechhodit (házet)
to crawl in Czechplazit se (plazit se)
to fight in Czechbojovat (bojovat)
to catch in Czechchytit (chytat)
to roll in Czechválet (válet)

Czech Business Verbs

to buy in Czechkoupit (kupovat)
to pay in Czechplatit (platit)
to sell in Czechprodat (prodávat)
to study in Czechstudovat (studovat)
to call in Czechvolat (volat)
to read in Czechčíst (číst)
to write in Czechpsát (psát)
to calculate in Czechvypočítat (počítat)
to measure in Czechměřit (měřit)
to earn in Czechvydělat (vydělávat)
to count in Czechpočítat (počítat)
to scan in Czechskenovat (skenovat)
to print in Czechvytisknout (tisknout)

Czech Vocabulary Books

Learn Czech - Quick / Easy / Efficient

Learn Czech - Quick / Easy / Efficient

This vocabulary book is a curated Czech word frequency list with 2000 of the most common Czech 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.

Czech Vocabulary Book

This Czech 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.

Czech Flashcards


Czech Flashcards Online

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

Printable Czech Flashcards

With this downloadable product you get all Czech 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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