Croatian Past

This is a list of verbs in the past tense in Croatian. First let's start with the raw format before conjugating the verbs to the past form. Make sure to compare this table and the one below it.

To see: vidjeti
To write: pisati
To love: voljeti
To give: dati
To play: igrati se
To read: čitati
To understand: razumijeti
To have: imati
To know: znati
To learn: učiti
To think: razmišljati
To work: raditi
To speak: govoriti
To drive: voziti
To smile: smijati se
To find: pronaći

These samples show how the verbs above are conjugated in the past tense in a sentence which includes all the object pronouns (I, you, she...).

I saw you: Vidio sam te
I wrote with a pen: Pisao sam kemijskom olovkom
You loved apples: Volio si jabuke
You gave money: Dao si novac
You played tennis: Igrao si tenis
He read (past) a book: Čitao je knjigu
He understood me: Razumio me
She had a cat: Imao je mačku
She knew my friend: Poznala je mog prijatelja
We wanted to learn: Htjeli smo učiti
We thought Spanish is easy: Mislili smo da je španjolski lagan
You (plural) worked here: Radili ste ovdje
You (plural) spoke French: Govorili ste francuski
They drove a car: Vozili su automobil
They smiled: Smijali su se

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