Treffen is a German irregular verb meaning to meet. Treffen appears on the 100 Most Used German Verbs Poster as the 23rd most used irregular verb.
Treffen Conjugation: Present Tense
*Irregular forms in bold.
Treffen Present Perfect
The past participle of Treffen is getroffen. The present perfect tense is formed by combining the auxiliary verb haben with the past participle.
Treffen Simple Past
The simple past of Treffen is traf.
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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