Simple Past of the verb fortgeben

The conjugation of fortgeben in the past tense is ich gab fort, du gabst fort, er gab fort, wir gaben fort, ihr gabt fort, sie gaben fort. As an irregular, strong verb with ablaut -a- the preterite stem gab- is used. The preterite endings -st, -en, -t, -en are appended to this stem. The 1st and 3rd person singular have no endings. The prefix fort- of fortgeben is separated. The conjugation of these forms conforms to the grammatical rules for verbs in the past tense.

Simple Past of fortgeben

Conjugation of Active Simple Past Indicative of the verb fortgeben

Simple Past

ich gab fort
du gabst fort
er gab fort
wir gaben fort
ihr gabt fort
sie gaben fort

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Verb forms in Simple Past of fortgeben

The verb fortgeben fully conjugated in all persons and numbers in the Simple Past Indicative

Simple Past Indicative Past indefinite

  • ich gab fort (1st Person Singular)
  • du gabst fort (2nd Person Singular)
  • er gab fort (3rd Person Singular)
  • wir gaben fort (1st Person Plural)
  • ihr gabt fort (2nd Person Plural)
  • sie gaben fort (3rd Person Plural)