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Tahtoa (Verb type1)

Translations

  1. (transitive) to want
    Tahdon jäätelön.
    I want an ice cream.
    Tahdotteko lisää kakkua?
    Do you want more cake?
  2. (transitive, auxiliary, + first infinitive) to want (to do something)
    Tahdon laulaa karaokea.
    I want to sing karaoke.
    Tahdotko ottaa hänet aviovaimoksesi?
    Do you want to take her to be your wife?
  3. (intransitive) to tend (to have a tendency to)
    Hinnat tahtovat nousta.
    The prices tend to rise.

Conjugations

Indicative Conjugations

The present, imperfect, perfect, and pluperfect (past perfect) tenses in English correspond to "speaks", "spoke", "has spoken", and "had spoken".

Conditional Conjugations

The conditional present and perfect moods in English typically correspond to "would" and "would have".