Brennen is a German irregular verb meaning to burn. Brennen appears on the 100 Most Used German Verbs Poster as the 45th most used irregular verb.
Brennen Conjugation: Present Tense
*Irregular forms in bold.
Brennen Present Perfect
The past participle of Brennen is gebrannt. The present perfect tense is formed by combining the auxiliary verb haben with the past participle.
Brennen Simple Past
The simple past of Brennen is brannte.
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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