German Dictionary

Translation of swim in German

to swim      schwimmen 

Translation by Vocabulix


Sample sentences:
After swimming in the pond, her skin felt icky.

Nachdem sie in dem Teich geschwommen war fühlte sich ihre Haut eklig an.
Legend has it that whoever swims in the Green Lagoon grows fins. Der Legende nach wachsen jedem, der in der Grünen Lagune schwimmt, Flossen.
Andrea cycled, ran, and swam for hours every day to prepare for the triathlon. Andrea radelte, rannte, und schwamm täglich stundenlang, um sich auf ihren Triathlon vorzubereiten.
Can you swim? Kannst du schwimmen?
to swim; is swimming schwimmen
to swim swam swum schwimmen
swim-swam-swum schwimmen
swim/swam/swum schwimmen
to bathe; to swim baden
swim swam schwimmen
Swim Schwimmen

I hope you can understand the corrections this way... Two small errors. let me know if there is a word or sentence or phrase that you didn't understand! I will try to think more on the "since" question...
I'm from Switzerland and I speak German as mother-language. I will try to help you to learn German! We speak French, Italian and German in our country. I heard that in the US Spanish is becoming more popular.
We decided to make a one day trip to Bolivia, which turned out to be the correct decision. Instead of driving all the way up to the Salar de Uyuni, we stayed close to Chile and visited the area of the lagoons.
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English Verbs    
Conjugation of swim   [ swam, swum ]
German VerbsPresentPast  
Conjugation of schwimmen
[bin geschwommen]
schwimme  schwimmst  schwimmt  schwimmen  schwimmt  schwimmen  schwamm  schwammst  schwamm  schwammen  schwammt  schwammen