Beschreiben is a German irregular verb meaning to describe. Beschreiben appears on the 100 Most Used German Verbs Poster as the 33rd most used irregular verb.
Beschreiben Conjugation: Present Tense
*Irregular forms in bold.
Beschreiben Present Perfect
The past participle of Beschreiben is beschrieben. The present perfect tense is formed by combining the auxiliary verb haben with the past participle.
Beschreiben Simple Past
The simple past of Beschreiben is beschrieb.
Regular vs. Irregular Verbs
A verb is called a regular verb when its conjugation follows a typical pattern. A verb which does not follow these patterns exactly is called an irregular verb. In German, the 3 regular patterns are for verbs ending in en, eln/ern, and ten.
German Conjugation Chart
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