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  • 10.5.1 Conjugation of geben (to give) in German [0/2]
  • 10.5.2 Conjugation of gehen (to walk, to go) in German [0/2]
  • 10.5.3 Conjugation of lassen (to let) in German [0/2]
  • 10.5.4 Conjugation of nehmen (to take) in German [0/2]
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  • 10.5.6 Conjugation of essen (to eat) in German [0/2]
  • 10.5.7 Conjugation of lesen (to read) in German [0/2]
  • 10.5.8 Conjugation of sehen (to see) in German [0/2]
  • 10.5.9 Conjugation of kommen (to come) in German [0/2]
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  • 10.5.11 Conjugation of schlafen (to sleep) in German [0/2]
  • 10.5.12 Conjugation of gefallen (to please) in German [0/2]
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  • Conjugation of lesen (to read) in German

    The irregular German verb 'lesen'

    The verb 'lesen' (to read) means to capture a written text with the mind.

    Examles:

    • Ich lese die Zeitung. - I read the newspaper.
    • Habt ihr das neue Buch schon gelesen? - Did you already read the new book?

    Indikativ

    Präsens 

    Personal Pronoun Verb (lesen)
    ich lese
    du liest
    er / sie / es liest
    wir lesen
    ihr lest
    sie / Sie lesen

     

    Präteritum

    Personal Pronoun Verb (lesen)
    ich las
    du last
    er / sie / es las
    wir lasen
    ihr last
    sie / Sie lasen

     

    Perfekt

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

     

    Plusquamperfekt

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

     

    Futur I

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

     

    Futur II

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


    Konjunktiv I

    Präsens 

    Personal Pronoun Verb (lesen)
    ich lese
    du lesest
    er / sie / es lese
    wir lesen
    ihr leset
    sie / Sie lesen

    Perfekt 

    Personal Pronoun Verb (lesen)
    ich habe gelesen
    du

    habest gelesen

    er / sie / es

    habe gelesen

    wir haben gelesen
    ihr habet gelesen
    sie / Sie haben gelesen

    Futur I 

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

    Futur II 

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

    Konjunktiv II 

    Präteritum 

    Personal Pronoun Verb (lesen)
    ich läse
    du läsest
    er / sie / es läse
    wir läsen
    ihr läset
    sie / Sie läsen

    Plusquamperfekt

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

    Futur I 

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

    Futur II 

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

    Imperativ 

    Personal Pronoun Verb (lesen)
    du lies
    wir lesen
    ihr lest
    Sie lesen

    Partizip 

    Präsens  lesend
    Perfekt  gelesen

    Infinitiv 

    Präsens  lesen
    Perfekt  gelesen haben

     

    Exercises

    Exercise: Conjugation of 'lesen'

    Multiple choice exercise on the conjugation of 'lesen'