Erlauben is a German regular en verb meaning to allow. Erlauben appears on the 100 Most Used German Verbs Poster as the 19th most used regular en verb.
Erlauben Conjugation: Present Tense
Erlauben Present Perfect
The past participle of Erlauben is geerlaubt. The present perfect tense is formed by combining the auxiliary verb haben with the past participle.
Erlauben Simple Past
The simple past of Erlauben is erlaubte.
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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