German Verb Conjugations - denken (to think) - Past Tenses

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DENKEN: Conjugated in All Tenses

PAST TENSES • VERGANGENHEIT

The German verb denken (to think) conjugated in all its tenses and moods

DENKEN: Present > Past > Future > Subjunctive > All Verbs

 

DENKEN
Simple Past Tense - Imperfekt

DEUTSCHENGLISH
SINGULAR
ich dachteI thought/was thinking
du dachtestyou thought/were thinking
er dachte
sie dachte
es dachte
he thought/was thinking
she thought/was thinking
it thought/was thinking
PLURAL
wir dachtenwe thought/were thinking
ihr dachtetyou (guys) thought/were thinking
sie dachtenthey thought/were thinking
Sie dachtenyou thought/were thinking

 

DENKEN
Compound Past Tense (Pres. Perfect) - Perfekt

DEUTSCHENGLISH
SINGULAR
ich habe gedachtI thought/have thought
du hast gedachtyou thought
you have thought
er hat gedacht
  
sie hat gedacht
  
es hat gedacht
he thought
has thought
she thought
has thought
it thought
has thought
PLURAL
wir haben gedachtwe thought/have thought
ihr habt gedachtyou (guys) thought/have thought
sie haben gedachtthey thought/have thought
Sie haben gedachtyou thought/have thought
NEXT > Future Tense (soon)
See more verbs in our 20 Most-Used German Verbs

 

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DENKEN
Past Perfect Tense - Plusquamperfekt

DEUTSCHENGLISH
SINGULAR
ich hatte gedachtI had thought
du hattest gedachtyou had thought
er hatte gedacht
sie hatte gedacht
es hatte gedacht
he had thought
she had thought
it had thought
PLURAL
wir hatten gedachtwe had thought
ihr hattet gedachtyou (guys) had thought
sie hatten gedachtthey had thought
Sie hatten gedachtyou had thought
NEXT: Future Tense (soon)
See more verbs in our 20 Most-Used German Verbs

 

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If you want to look at other irregular verbs in the simple past and present perfect, see our German Strong Verbs pages.

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