Strong Preterite

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Germanic Verb - Verb Types - Preterite-presents - Personal Endings
... For the most part, the personal endings of the strong preterite are used for the present tense ... Germanic the endings of the present tense of preterite-present verbs represent the original IE perfect endings better than that subgroup's strong ... the endings -e or -i elsewhere adopted for strong preterites in West Germanic ...

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