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 Georgian conversations.

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

Basic Words & Phrases: Verbs

Important verbs

(to) beყოფნაq'opfna
(to) haveქონა, ყოლაk’ona, q’ola
(to) do / (to) makeკთებაktheba
can / (to) know how toცოდნაtsodna
(to) know (how)ცოდნაtsodna
(to) know / (to) be acquainted withცნობაtsnoba
(to) understandგაგებაgageba
(to) speak / (to) talkლაპარაკიlaparaki
(to) listen toსმენაsmena
(to) hearსმენაsmena
(to) seeხედვაkhedva
(to) feelგონიაgonia
(to) liveცხობრობაtskhovroba
(to) wantმოგუნებაmoguneba
(to) needსჭირდებაsch’irdeba
(to) likeსწონაsts'ona
(to) loveსიყვარულიsiq'varuli
(to) giveმოცემაmotsema
(to) takeწამოღებაts'amogheba
(to) playთამაშობაthamashoba
(to) laughიცინებაitsineba
(to) comeმოსვლაmosvla (mosula)
(to) goწასვლაts’asvla (ts’asula)
(to) go by […] (e.g. by car)მისვლა მიმართmisvla mimarth
(to) writeწერაts'era
(to) readკიტყვაkitq'va
(to) countდაანგარიშობაdaangarishoba
(to) pronounceგამოთქმაgamothk’ma
(to) spellაღნიშნაaghnishna
(to) conjugateშერწყმაsherts’q'ma
(to) rememberსხოვნაskhovna
(to) forgetგადავიწყებაgadavitsq’eba
(to) eatჩამაchama
(to) tryწთილობაts'thiloba
(to) useმომსარებაmomsareba
(to) openგახსხნაgakhskhna
(to) closeდახურა, დაკეტაdakhura, daketa
(to) greet / (to) welcomeმისალმებაmisalmeba
(to) beginდაცხებაdatskheba
(to) endდამთავება

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