Table of Contents Chapter 15 Perfect participle - group d
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Chapter 15: Past Tenses Perfect participle - group d

This group consists of strong verbs that do have a change in vowel in present tense and in imperfect, but not in perfect participle. The formula is slightly different:

ge- + present tense stem + suffix (-en)

infinitiv present imperfect perfect participle
  sehen => ich sehe,
er sieht
sah => gesehen (to see => seen)  
  essen => ich esse,
er isst
aß => gegessen (to eat => eaten)  
  laufen => ich laufe,
er läuft
lief => gelaufen (to run => run)  
  fahren =>

ich fahre,
du fährst

fuhr => gefahren (to drive => driven)