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  • 10.5.6 Conjugation of essen (to eat) in German [0/2]
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  • Conjugation of essen (to eat) in German

    The irregular German verb 'essen'

    The verb 'essen' (to eat) is used for the process of ingestion of food. It can be used with nouns and adjectives or even alone.

    Examples:

    • Du isst oft Pizza. - You often eat pizza.
    • Wir essen gesund. - We eat healthy.
    • Wir essen. - We are eating.

    Indikativ

    Präsens 

    Personal Pronoun Verb (essen)
    ich esse
    du isst
    er / sie / es isst
    wir essen
    ihr esst
    sie / Sie essen

     

    Präteritum

    Personal Pronoun Verb (essen)
    ich
    du aßt
    er / sie / es
    wir aßen
    ihr aßt
    sie / Sie aßen

     

    Perfekt

    Personal Pronoun Verb (essen)
    ich habe gegessen
    du hast gegessen
    er / sie / es hat gegessen
    wir haben gegessen
    ihr habt gegessen
    sie / Sie haben gegessen

     

    Plusquamperfekt

    Personal Pronoun Verb (essen)
    ich hatte gegessen
    du hattest gegessen
    er / sie / es hatte gegessen
    wir hatten gegessen
    ihr hattet gegessen
    sie / Sie hatten gegessen

     

    Futur I

    Personal Pronoun Verb (essen)
    ich werde essen
    du wirst essen
    er / sie / es wird essen
    wir werden essen
    ihr werdet essen
    sie / Sie werden essen

     

    Futur II

    Personal Pronoun Verb (essen)
    ich werde gegessen haben
    du wirst gegessen haben
    er / sie / es wird gegessen haben
    wir werden gegessen haben
    ihr werdet gegessen haben
    sie / Sie werden gegessen haben


    Konjunktiv I

    Präsens 

    Personal Pronoun Verb (essen)
    ich esse
    du essest
    er / sie / es esse
    wir essen
    ihr esset
    sie / Sie essen

    Perfekt 

    Personal Pronoun Verb (essen)
    ich habe gegessen
    du

    habest gegessen

    er / sie / es

    habe gegessen

    wir haben gegessen
    ihr habet gegessen
    sie / Sie haben gegessen

    Futur I 

    Personal Pronoun Verb (essen)
    ich werde essen
    du werdest essen
    er / sie / es werde essen
    wir werden essen
    ihr werdet essen
    sie / Sie werden essen

    Futur II 

    Personal Pronoun Verb (essen)
    ich werde gegessen haben
    du werdest gegessen haben
    er / sie / es werde gegessen haben
    wir werden gegessen  haben
    ihr werdet gegessen haben
    sie / Sie werden gegessen haben

    Konjunktiv II 

    Präteritum 

    Personal Pronoun Verb (essen)
    ich äße
    du äßest
    er / sie / es äße
    wir äßen
    ihr äßet
    sie / Sie äßen

    Plusquamperfekt

    Personal Pronoun Verb (essen)
    ich hätte gegessen
    du hättest gegessen
    er / sie / es hätte gegessen
    wir hätten gegessen
    ihr hättet gegessen
    sie / Sie hätten gegessen

    Futur I 

    Personal Pronoun Verb (essen)
    ich würde essen
    du würdest essen
    er / er / sie würde essen
    wir würden essen
    ihr würdet essen
    sie / Sie würden essen

    Futur II 

    Personal Pronoun Verb (essen)
    ich würde gegessen haben
    du würdest gegessen haben
    er / sie / es würde gegessen haben
    wir würden gegessen haben
    ihr würdet gegessen haben
    sie / Sie würden gegessen haben

    Imperativ 

    Personal Pronoun Verb (essen)
    du iss
    wir essen
    ihr esst
    Sie essen

    Partizip 

    Präsens  essend
    Perfekt  gegessen

    Infinitiv 

    Präsens  essen
    Perfekt  gegessen haben

     

    Exercises

    Drag and drop: Sentences with the verb 'essen'

    Exercise on the conjugation of 'essen'