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Tarttua (Verb type1)


  1. (transitive + illative) to catch, grab, seize
  2. (intransitive, of a disease) to be transmitted; to be infectious, be contagious
    Hepatiitti A tarttuu saastuneen ruoan välityksellä.
    Hepatitis A is transmitted via contaminated food.
    Olen huomannut, että Jennan nauru tarttuu.
    I've noticed that Jenna has a contagious laugh.
  3. (intransitive + illative) to adhere, stick


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".