Dutch Verbs

Verbs are a key part of any language. Below you find a list of some of the most important Dutch verbs to get started with. Together with other basic nouns and adjectives, this will quickly allow you to express basic things in Dutch. For even more verbs, take a look at our learning resources for Dutch at the end of the page.

to knowweten (wist, geweten)
to thinkdenken (dacht, gedacht)
to comekomen (kwam, gekomen)
to putzetten (zette, gezet)
to takenemen (nam, genomen)
to findvinden (vond, gevonden)
to listenluisteren (luisterde, geluisterd)
to workwerken (werkte, gewerkt)
to talkpraten (praatte, gepraat)
to givegeven (gaf, gegeven)
to likeleuk vinden (vond, gevonden)
to helphelpen (hielp, geholpen)
to lovehouden van (hield, gehouden)
to waitwachten (wachtte, gewacht)
to standstaan (stond, gestaan)
to sitzitten (zat, gezeten)
to closesluiten (sloot, gesloten)
to openopenen (opende, geopend)
to loseverliezen (verloor, verloren)
to winwinnen (won, gewonnen)
to diesterven (stierf, gestorven)
to liveleven (leefde, geleefd)
to drinkdrinken (dronk, gedronken)
to eateten (at, gegeten)
to walklopen (liep, gelopen)
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Learn Dutch - Quick / Easy / Efficient

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Dutch Vocabulary Book

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