Rennen is a German irregular verb meaning to run. Rennen appears on the 100 Most Used German Verbs Poster as the 50th most used irregular verb.
Rennen Conjugation: Present Tense
*Irregular forms in bold.
Rennen Present Perfect
The past participle of Rennen is gerannt. The present perfect tense is formed by combining the auxiliary verb sein with the past participle.
Rennen Simple Past
The simple past of Rennen is rannte.
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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