Danish Verbs

If you're trying to learn Danish Verbs which is also called Dansk, check our courses about Verbs in the present past and future tense... to help you with your Danish grammar. Try to concentrate on the lesson and notice the pattern that occurs each time the word changes its place. Also don't forget to check the rest of our other lessons listed on Learn Danish. Enjoy the rest of the lesson!


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Danish Verbs

Learning the Danish Verbs is very important because its structure is used in every day conversation. The more you master it the more you get closer to mastering the Danish language. But first we need to know what the role of Verbs is in the structure of the grammar in Danish.

Danish verbs are words that convey action (bring, read, walk, run), or a state of being (exist, stand). In most languages a verb may agree with the person, gender, and/or number of some of its arguments, such as its subject, or object. Here are some examples:

English VerbsDanish Verbs
VerbsVerber
PastPast
I spokeJeg talte
I wroteJeg skrev
I droveJeg kørte
I lovedJeg elskede
I gaveJeg gav
I smiledJeg smilede
I tookJeg tog
he spokehan talte
he wrotehan skrev
he drovehan kørte
he lovedhan elskede
he gavehan gav
he smiledhan smilede
he tookhan tog
we spokeVi talte
we wrotevi skrev
we drovevi kørte
we lovedVi elskede
we gavevi gav
we smiledVi smilede
we tookvi tog
FutureFremtidige
I will speakJeg vil tale
I will writeJeg vil skrive
I will driveJeg vil køre
I will loveJeg vil elske
I will giveJeg vil give
I will smileJeg vil smile
I will takeJeg vil tage
he will speakhan vil tale
he will writehan vil skrive
he will drivehan vil drive
he will lovehan vil elske
he will givehan vil give
he will smilehan vil smile
he will takehan vil tage
we will speakvi vil tale
we will writevi vil skrive
we will drivevi vil drive
we will lovevi vil elske
we will giveVi vil give
we will smilevi vil smile
we will takevi vil tage
PresentNuværende
I speakJeg taler
I writeJeg skriver
I driveJeg kører
I loveJeg elsker
I giveJeg giver
I smileJeg smiler
I takeJeg tager
he speakshan taler
he writesskriver han
he driveshan drev
he loveshan elsker
he giveshan giver
he smileshan smiler
he takeshan tager
we speakvi taler
we writevi skriver
we drivevi kører
we lovevi elsker
we givevi giver
we smilevi smile
we takevi tager

Notice the structure of the Verbs in Danish.

List of Verbs in Danish

Below is a list of the conjugated Verbs in the present past and future in Danish placed in a table. Memorizing this table will help you add very useful and important words to your Danish vocabulary.

English VerbsDanish Verbs
I can accept thatJeg kan acceptere, at
she added itHun tilføjede det
we admit itvi indrømme det
they advised himde rådede ham
I can agree with thatJeg er enig med, at
she allows ithun gør det
we announce itvi annoncere det
I can apologizeJeg kan undskylde
she appears todayhun ser ud i dag
they arranged thatDe aftalte, at
I can arrive tomorrowJeg kan ankomme i morgen
she can ask himhun kan spørge ham
she attaches thathun lægger, at
we attack themvi angribe dem
they avoid herde undgår hende
I can bake itJeg kan bage det
she is like himhun er ligesom ham
we beat itvi fik det
they became happyde blev glade
I can begin thatJeg kan begynde at
we borrowed moneyVi lånte penge
they breathe airde indånder luft
I can bring itJeg kan bringe den
I can build thatJeg kan bygge, at
she buys foodhun køber mad
we calculate itberegner vi det
they carry itde udfører det
they don't cheatde ikke snyder
she chooses himhun vælger ham
we close itvi lukke den
he comes herehan kommer her
I can compare thatJeg kan sammenligne det
she competes with mehun konkurrerer med mig
we complain about itvi klager over det
they continued readingde fortsatte med at læse
he cried about thatråbte han om, at
I can decide nowJeg kan beslutte nu
she described it to mehun beskrev det for mig
we disagree about itvi er uenige om det
they disappeared quicklyforsvandt de hurtigt
I discovered thatJeg opdagede, at
she dislikes thathun ikke kan lide at
we do itvi gør det
they dream about itde drømmer om det
I earnedJeg tjente
he eats a lothan spiser en masse
we enjoyed thatvi har haft, at
they entered herede ind her
he escaped thathan undslap at
I can explain thatJeg kan forklare, at
she feels that toohun føler, at alt for
we fled from thereVi flygtede derfra
they will fly tomorrowde vil flyve i morgen
I can follow youJeg kan følge dig
she forgot mehun glemte mig
we forgive himvi tilgive ham
I can give her thatJeg kan give hende, at
she goes therehun går der
we greeted themVi hilste dem
I hate thatJeg hader at
I can hear itJeg kan høre det
she imagine thathun forestille sig, at
we invited themvi inviteret dem
I know himJeg kender ham
she learned ithun lært det
we leave nowvi forlader nu
they lied about himde løj om ham
I can listen to thatJeg kan lytte til, at
she lost thathun tabte,
we made it yesterdayvi gjorde det i går
they met himde mødte ham
I misspell thatJeg staver at
I always prayJeg har altid bede
she prefers thathun foretrækker at
we protected themvi beskyttede dem
they will punish herde vil straffe hende
I can put it thereJeg kan sige det der
she will read ithun vil læse den
we received thatvi modtog, at
they refuse to talkde nægter at tale
I remember thatJeg kan huske, at
she repeats thathun gentager, at
we see itvi ser det
they sell itde sælger det
I sent that yesterdayJeg sendte i går
he shaved his beardhan barberede sit skæg
it shrunk quicklydet skrumpet hurtigt
we will sing itVi vil synge det
they sat therede sad der
I can speak itJeg kan tale det
she spends moneyhun bruger penge
we suffered from thatvi lidt af, at
they suggest thatde tyder på, at
I surprised himJeg overraskede ham
she took thatHun tog at
we teach itvi lærer det
they told usde fortalte os
she thanked himhun takkede ham
I can think about itJeg kan tænke over det
she threw ithun kastede det
we understand thatvi forstår, at
they want thatde ønsker at
I can wear itJeg kan bære det
she writes thathun skriver, at
we talk about itvi taler om det
they have itde har det
I watched itJeg iagttog det
I will talk about itJeg vil tale om det
he bought that yesterdayhan købte, at i går
we finished itVi afsluttede det

Verbs in the present past and future tense have a very important role in Danish. Once you're done with the Dansk Verbs, you might want to check the rest of our Danish lessons here: Learn Danish. Don't forget to bookmark this page.


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