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1

How may 1st conjugation russian verbs be recognised?

Their infinitives end in "ть" but not "ить".
e.g. работать - To work. (infinitive, dictionary form)

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How are 1st conjugation russian verbs conjugated?

The last two letters of the infinitive (normally "ть") are dropped to from a stem and 

the appropriate ending is added:-

  • I - ю
  • you - ешь
  • he/she/it -ет
  • we - ем
  • you - ете
  • they - ют


​e.g. работать - To work,  Я работаю - I work

3

Conjugate 1st conjugation group verb, работать - To work.

  • Я работаю - I work
  • Ты работаешь - You work
  • Он, Она, Оно работает - He, She, It works.
  • Мы работаем - We work
  • Вы работаете - You work.
  • Они работают - They work.

4

Conjugate 1st conjugation group verb, понимать - To understand. 

  • Я понимаю - I understand.
  • Ты понимаешь - You understand.
  • Он, Она, Оно понимает - He, She, It understands
  • Мы понимаем - We understand.
  • Вы понимаете - You understand.
  • Они понимают - They understand.

5

Conjugate Знать - To know.

  • Я знаю - I know.
  • Ты знаешь - You know.
  • Он, Она, Оно знает - He, She, It knows.
  • Мы знаем - We know.
  • Вы знаете - You know.
  • Они знают - They know.

6

How can a statement be negated?

 By using the word "не" (not).

e.g. Я не знаю - I don't know.

 

7

How may 2nd conjugation russian verbs be recognised?

Verbs where the infinitive ends in "ить" use the second conjugation.

8

How are 2nd conjugation russian verbs conjugated?

The last two letters of the infinitive (normally "ить") are dropped to from a stem and the appropriate ending is added:-

"ю" (or "у") "" "" "им" "ите" "ят" (or "ат"), which replace "ить".

  • I - ю or у
  • you - ишь
  • he/she/it -ит
  • we - им
  • you - ите
  • they - ят or ат


​e.g. говорить - To speak,  Я говорю - I speak

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Conjugate 2nd conjugation group verb, говорить - To speak

  • Я говорю - I speak.
  • Ты говоришь - You speak.
  • Он, Она, Оно говорит - He, She, It Speaks.
  • Мы говорим - We speak.
  • Вы говорите - You speak.
  • Они говорят - They speak.

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Conjugate 2nd conjugation group verb, слышать - To hear.

  • Я слышу - I hear.
  • Ты слышишь - You hear.
  • Он, Она, Оно слышит - He, She, It hears.
  • Мы слышим - We hear.
  • Вы слышите - You hear.
  • Они слышат - They hear.

 

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Conjugate irregular verb,​ Ехать - To go.

stem is жив

  • Я живу - I live
  • Ты живёшь - You live.
  • Он, Она, Оно живёт - He, She, It lives.
  • Мы живём - We live.
  • Вы живёте - You live.
  • Они живут - They live.

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Conjugate irregular verb,​ Жить - To live