I. TheoryMixed verbs feature traits of both strong and weak verbs. In their preterite (simple past) and compound past forms, mixed verbs have a vowel change – like strong verbs. However, like weak verbs, they take the standard -te(n) ending the the preterite and their past participle ends in -t.
|Mein Großvater hat einen berühmten Autor gekannt. (kennen)|
My grandfather knew a famous author.
Ich dachte, dass das Meeting um 10 Uhr war. (denken)
I thought that the meeting was at 10:00.