Verbs describe movement or action. You’ll need them whenever you want to talk about what you, somebody or something else does, did or wants to do. Essential stuff. Memorize the verbs below and you’ll be well equipped for most basic Bosnian conversations.

This lesson is part of the chapter “Learning Bosnian“.

Basic Words & Phrases: Verbs

Important verbs

(to) bebiti
(to) haveimati
(to) do / (to) makeraditi

can / (to) know how tomoći

(to) know (how)znati (kako)
(to) know / (to) be acquainted withznati

(to) understandrazumjeti
(to) speak / (to) talkpričati

(to) listen toslušati
(to) hearčuti
(to) seevidjeti
(to) feelosjetiti
(to) liveživjeti
(to) wanthtjeti

(to) needtrebati
(to) likesviđati se
(to) lovevoljeti
(to) givedati

(to) takeuzeti

(to) playigrati (se)

(to) laughsmijati se
(to) comedoći

(to) goići
(to) go by […] (e.g. by car)putovati
(to) writepisati
(to) readčitati
(to) countbrojati
(to) pronounceizgovoriti
(to) spellspelovati
(to) conjugatekonjugirati
(to) remembersjetiti se

(to) forgetzaboraviti
(to) eatjesti
(to) trypokušati

(to) usekoristiti

(to) openotvoriti
(to) closezatvoriti
(to) greet / (to) welcomepozdraviti
poželjeti dobrodošlicu

(to) beginpočeti
(to) endzavršiti

Vocabulary trainer: Basic Verbs in Bosnian

How do you say
(to) love
in Bosnian?

Correct answers: 0Wrong answers: 0

Vocabulary trainer: all lessons

App2Brain vocabulary trainer

Use our free online vocabulary trainer to learn these and many other useful Bosnian words and phrases

Open vocabulary trainer

Download this lesson

App2Brain vocabulary trainer

If you want to learn Bosnian offline you can download our free cheat sheet with all the words and phrases in this lesson

Download the free PDF

Beginners guide to learning languages

Download your free language learning guide

Our free 18-page PDF ebook will teach you how to:

  • Get (and stay) motivated learning a new language
  • Achieve 80% of your goals with only 20% of the effort
  • Make your learning experience more fun than ever

Download the free ebook

Latest posts from our language learning blog

[fusion_recent_posts layout=’thumbnails-on-side’ hover_type=’none’ columns=’2′ number_posts=’6′ thumbnail=’yes’ title=’yes’ meta=’yes’ excerpt=’yes’ excerpt_length=’15’ strip_html=’yes’ hide_on_mobile=’no’ animation_type=’none’][/fusion_recent_posts]