Wollen is a German irregular verb meaning to want. Wollen appears on the 100 Most Used German Verbs Poster as the 27th most used irregular verb.
Wollen Conjugation: Present Tense
*Irregular forms in bold.
Wollen Present Perfect
The past participle of Wollen is gewollt. The present perfect tense is formed by combining the auxiliary verb haben with the past participle.
Wollen Simple Past
The simple past of Wollen is wollte.
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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