Romanian Verbs

Welcome to the 10th lesson about verbs in Romanian. We will first learn about the present tense, followed by the past tense, and future tense. We will also analyze some grammar rules, and finally practice how to ask for direction in Romanian.

Verbs are used to express an action (I swim) or a state of being (I am). The present tense in Romanian conveys a situation or event in the present time. Here are some examples:

Present Tense
Romanian
I speak English
eu vorbesc engleza Audio
you speak French
vorbiţi franceza Audio
he speaks German
el vorbeşte germana Audio
she speaks Italian
ea vorbeşte italiană Audio
we speak Arabic
noi vorbim arabă Audio
they speak Chinese
ei vorbesc chineză Audio

The past tense in Romanian conveys a situation or event in the past time. Here are some examples:

Past Tense
Romanian
I visited France
eu am vizitat Franţa Audio
you visited Italy
tu ai vizitat Italia Audio
he visited Morocco
el a vizitat Marocul Audio
she visited China
ea a vizitat China Audio
we visited Mexico
noi am vizitat Mexicul Audio
they visited Kenya
ei au vizitat Kenya Audio

The future tense in Romanian conveys a situation or event which is anticipated to happen in the future. Here are some examples:

Future Tense
Romanian
I will drink milk
eu voi bea lapte Audio
you will drink coffee
tu vei bea cafea Audio
he will drink tea
el va bea ceai Audio
she will drink water
ea va bea apă Audio
we will drink apple juice
noi vom bea suc de mere Audio
they will drink tea
ei vor bea ceai Audio

Now let's take a break and refresh our vocabulary by learning the body parts.

ear
ear Audio
ureche
eye
eye Audio
ochi
mouth
mouth Audio
gură
nose
nose Audio
nas
hair
hair Audio
păr
face
face Audio
faţă
head
head Audio
cap
heart
heart Audio
inimă
hand
hand Audio
mână
fingers
fingers Audio
degete
leg
leg Audio
picior
feet
feet Audio
picioare

Travel Phrases in Romanian

Imagine yourself in some Romanian speaking country. The following travel phrases are highly important and can help you avoid misunderstanding. Try to memorize them and practice!

English
Romanian
Can you help me?
mă poţi ajuta? Audio
Can I help you?
cu ce te pot ajuta? Audio
Where is the airport?
unde este aeroportul? Audio
Go straight
mergi drept Audio
Then
apoi Audio
Turn left
ia-o la stânga Audio
Turn right
ia-o la dreapta Audio

I hope this lesson about the verbs in Romanian was not hard for you. If you have any question about this lesson please contact me here. Now it's time to check the next lesson below.

Romanian Vocabulary   Romanian Vocabulary

Romanian Audio   Romanian Audio



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