Vergessen is a German irregular verb meaning to forget. Vergessen appears on the 100 Most Used German Verbs Poster as the 14th most used irregular verb.
Vergessen Conjugation: Present Tense
*Irregular forms in bold.
Vergessen Present Perfect
The past participle of Vergessen is vergessen. The present perfect tense is formed by combining the auxiliary verb haben with the past participle.
Vergessen Simple Past
The simple past of Vergessen is vergaß.
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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