Simple Past of the verb ansitzen (hat)

The conjugation of ansitzen in the past tense is ich saß an, du saßest an, er saß an, wir saßen an, ihr saß(e)t an, sie saßen an. As an irregular, strong verb with ablaut -a- the preterite stem saß- is used. The preterite endings -est, -en, -et, -en are appended to this stem. The 1st and 3rd person singular have no endings. The endings of the 2nd persons are extended by "e", since the stem ends on -ß. The prefix an- of ansitzen is separated. The conjugation of these forms conforms to the grammatical rules for verbs in the past tense.

Simple Past of ansitzen (hat)

Conjugation of Active Simple Past Indicative of the verb ansitzen (hat)

Simple Past

ich s an
du s(es)⁵t an
er s an
wir sen an
ihr s(e)t an
sie sen an

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○ Conjugation of ansitzen in Simple Present?
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Verb forms in Simple Past of ansitzen (hat)

The verb ansitzen (hat) fully conjugated in all persons and numbers in the Simple Past Indicative

Simple Past Indicative Past indefinite

  • ich saß an (1st Person Singular)
  • du saßest an (2nd Person Singular)
  • er saß an (3rd Person Singular)
  • wir saßen an (1st Person Plural)
  • ihr saß(e)t an (2nd Person Plural)
  • sie saßen an (3rd Person Plural)
⁵ Only in colloquial use