arbeiten (to work)

In this post, we’ll go through the German verb: arbeiten (to work)

  • Wo arbeitet ihr? Where do you work?
  • Wir arbeiten in der Schweiz. We work in Switzerland.
  • Seit wann arbeiten Sie hier? Since when do you, Sir, work here?
  • Ich arbeite in der Schweiz seit zehn Jahren. I’ve been working in Switzerland for ten years.
  • Ich arbeite als Softwareentwickler bei Google. I work as a software developer at Google.
  • Ich habe letzte Woche nicht gearbeitet. I didn’t work last week.

In this next video Manuel, Herr Professor, explains how to use this word. In addition to the meaning of the word itself, he also provides some very useful grammar notes:

Conjugate the verb “arbeiten” with

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