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braai

(braɪ)
vb
to grill or roast (meat) over open coals
n
(Cookery) short for braaivleis
[Afrikaans]
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braai


Past participle: braaied
Gerund: braaiing

Imperative
braai
braai
Present
I braai
you braai
he/she/it braais
we braai
you braai
they braai
Preterite
I braaied
you braaied
he/she/it braaied
we braaied
you braaied
they braaied
Present Continuous
I am braaiing
you are braaiing
he/she/it is braaiing
we are braaiing
you are braaiing
they are braaiing
Present Perfect
I have braaied
you have braaied
he/she/it has braaied
we have braaied
you have braaied
they have braaied
Past Continuous
I was braaiing
you were braaiing
he/she/it was braaiing
we were braaiing
you were braaiing
they were braaiing
Past Perfect
I had braaied
you had braaied
he/she/it had braaied
we had braaied
you had braaied
they had braaied
Future
I will braai
you will braai
he/she/it will braai
we will braai
you will braai
they will braai
Future Perfect
I will have braaied
you will have braaied
he/she/it will have braaied
we will have braaied
you will have braaied
they will have braaied
Future Continuous
I will be braaiing
you will be braaiing
he/she/it will be braaiing
we will be braaiing
you will be braaiing
they will be braaiing
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been braaiing
you have been braaiing
he/she/it has been braaiing
we have been braaiing
you have been braaiing
they have been braaiing
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been braaiing
you will have been braaiing
he/she/it will have been braaiing
we will have been braaiing
you will have been braaiing
they will have been braaiing
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been braaiing
you had been braaiing
he/she/it had been braaiing
we had been braaiing
you had been braaiing
they had been braaiing
Conditional
I would braai
you would braai
he/she/it would braai
we would braai
you would braai
they would braai
Past Conditional
I would have braaied
you would have braaied
he/she/it would have braaied
we would have braaied
you would have braaied
they would have braaied
Collins English Verb Tables © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
Translations
BraaiGrillen
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