Pashtu Present

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

To see: لیدل

To write: لیکل

To love: مینه کول

To give: ورکول

To play: لوبی کول

To read: لوستل، ویل

To understand: پوهیدل

To have: درلودل

To know: پوهیدل

To learn: زده کول

To think: فکرکول

To work: کارکول

To speak: خبری کول

To drive: موټرچلول

To smile: خنداکول

To find: پیداکول


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

I see you: زه تاوینم

I write with a pen: زه په قلم لیکل کوم

You love apples: ستا مڼی خوښی دي

You give money: ته پیسی ورکه

You play tennis: ته دتنیس لوبی وکه

He reads a book: دی کتاب لولی

He understands me: دی په ماپوهیږی

She has a cat: دا پیشو لری

She knows my friend: دا رماملګری پیزنی

We want to learn: موږ غواړو چه زده یی کړو

We think Spanish is easy: موفکرکوچه هسپانو به اسانه وی

You (plural) work here: تاسی دلته کارکوی

You (plural) speak French: تاسی په فرانسوی خبری کوی

They drive a car: هغوی موټرچلوی

They smile: هغوی خاندی

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