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Yrittää (Verb type1)


  1. (intransitive or auxiliary + first infinitive) to try, attempt, endeavour/endeavor (to do something)
    Yritän tehdä työni hyvin.
    I try to do my job well.
    Maija yritti uutta ennätystä.
    Maija tried to make a new record.
    Sinun vuorosi yrittää.
    It is your turn to try.
    Yritä rauhoittua!
    Try to calm down!
    Kissa yritti sisään.
    A cat tried to come in.
    Yritä nyt edes!
    Come on now, at least try!


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".