Sundanese Past

This is a list of verbs in the past tense in Sundanese. 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: tingali
To write: serat
To love: tresna
To give: bikeun
To play: hereuy
To read: maos
To understand: teurang
To have: gaduh
To know: terang
To learn: diajar
To think: ngamanah
To work: pagawean
To speak: nyarios
To drive: nyetir
To smile: senyum
To find: mendak

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: abdi tingal anjeun
I wrote with a pen: abdi nyerat kanggo pulpen
You loved apples: anjeun resep buah apel
You gave money: anjeun bikeun artos
You played tennis: anjeun ulin tenis
He read (past) a book: anjeuna maos buku
He understood me: anjeuna tos teurang ka abdi
She had a cat: anjeuna gaduh ucing
She knew my friend: anjeuna tos teurang ka rerencangan abdi
We wanted to learn: anjeuna sadaya hoyong diajar
We thought Spanish is easy: anjeuna sadaya ngamanah nalika Spanyol teh gampil
You (plural) worked here: anjeun sadaya pagawean na di dieu
You (plural) spoke French: anjeun sadaya nyarios perancis
They drove a car: anjeuna sadaya nyetir mobil
They smiled: anjeuna sadaya senyum

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