The Woxikon database helps you on your search for
verbs / verb forms
and their individual meanings
Verbs are words describing an action. Examples are to drink
, to hop
or to fly
originates from Latin. The Generator was the word Verbum
, whose translated meaning is just word
. Savants sometimes still use the term with the meaning of verb
To define the term verb
especially pupil are trained to differntiate verben into three subcategories: condition, process and action verbs
. The normal German grammar used in the Duden does not know these differentiations.
Other term for verbs are: do word
, action word
or time word
. Verbs are the only German words that can be conjugated.
The part of speech verb
can be divided into strong
Verbs can additionally be divided into full verbs
and Non full verbs
. This is relevant by building the predicate.