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Are there many irregular verbs in dutch?

Like many commonly used irregular verbs?

For learning: Dutch
Base language: English
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    Yes there are very many irregular verbs, although most of them are not extremely irregular.
    A broad outline can be found at.

    There are a few truly irregular verbs: These are also among the most use verbs of the Dutch language.

    There are many (probably hundreds) of so called "strong verbs" which have a regular present tense, but differ in how the simple past or present perfect is formed. This page lists more than 200 but it does not include more complex verbs derived from this base verb. (like "ombuigen" is derived from "buigen") Those verbs behave the same as their respective base verbs though.

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