Schreiben is a German irregular verb meaning to write. Schreiben appears on the 100 Most Used German Verbs Poster as the 31st most used irregular verb.
Schreiben Conjugation: Present Tense
*Irregular forms in bold.
Schreiben Present Perfect
The past participle of Schreiben is geschrieben. The present perfect tense is formed by combining the auxiliary verb haben with the past participle.
Schreiben Simple Past
The simple past of Schreiben is schrieb.
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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