Erhalten is a German irregular verb meaning to receive, to get. Erhalten appears on the 100 Most Used German Verbs Poster as the 10th most used irregular verb.
Erhalten Conjugation: Present Tense
*Irregular forms in bold.
Erhalten Present Perfect
The past participle of Erhalten is erhalten. The present perfect tense is formed by combining the auxiliary verb haben with the past participle.
Erhalten Simple Past
The simple past of Erhalten is erhielt.
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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