Video: First Conjugation Verbs Завтракать, Обедать, Ужинать.

Posted on May 3rd, 2014

In the previous lessons you’ve learned how to conjugate Russian first and second conjugation verbs. Let’s talk about the first conjugation verbs some more today and learn how to conjugate three very important Russian verbs завтракать (to have breakfast), обедать (to have lunch) and ужинать (to have dinner).

Here is the video of me conjugating all these three verbs. You can watch it and learn pronunciation:

Verbs завтракать (to eat breakfast), обедать (to eat lunch) and ужинать (to eat dinner) in the present tense:

Завтракать (to eat breakfast)
Я завтракаю
Ты завтракаешь
Он, она завтракает
Мы завтракаем
Вы завтракаете
Они завтракают

Обедать (to eat lunch)
Я обедаю
Ты обедаешь
Он, она обедает
Мы обедаем
Вы обедаете
Они обедают

Ужинать (to eat dinner)
Я ужинаю
Ты ужинаешь
Он, она ужинает
Мы ужинаем
Вы ужинаете
Они ужинают

Russian first conjugation verbs  завтракать, обедать, ужинать

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Past Tense of the Russian verb Ужинать:

Я ужинал/ужинала
Ты ужинал/ужинала
Он, она ужинал/ужинала
Мы, вы, они ужинали

Now, can you tell me what will be the Past Tense of Russian verbs завтракать and обедать?

If you are looking for some interesting Russian recipes for breakfast, lunch and dinner, here are a few that I’ve talked about in my previous lessons:

1. Breakfast in Russian – in this lesson I discuss important Russian breakfast words from cereal, fruit and eggs to the descriptive adjectives.
2. Russian Blinchiki recipe.
3. Russian Pelmeni recipe.

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