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German Verb Conjugations

werden (to become)

The verb werden conjugated in all its tenses

Also see: The Passive Voice in German

WERDEN > Present | Past | Future | Commands/Subjunctive | Verb List

Simple Past Tense - Imperfekt
ich wurde I became
du wurdest you (fam.) became
er wurde
sie wurde
es wurde
he became
she became
it became
wir wurden we became
ihr wurdet you (guys) became
sie wurden they became
Sie wurden you became

Past Tense (Pres. Perfect) - Perfekt

ich bin geworden I became/have become
du bist geworden you (fam.) became
have become
er ist geworden
sie ist geworden
es ist geworden
he became/has become
she became/has become
it became/has become
wir sind geworden we became/have become
ihr seid geworden you (guys) became
have become
sie sind geworden they became/have become
Sie sind geworden you became/have become

Past Perfect - Plusquamperfekt

ich war geworden I had become
du warst geworden you (fam.) had become
er war geworden
sie war geworden
es war geworden
he had become
she had become
it had become
wir waren geworden we had become
ihr wart geworden you (guys) had become
sie waren geworden they had become
Sie waren geworden you had become
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WERDEN > Present | Past | Future | Commands/Subjunctive | Verb List

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