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trinken = infinitive
Present indicative forms:
1st pers. sg. ich trinke
2nd pers. sg. du trinkst
3rd pers. sg. er/sie/es trinkt
1st pers. pl. wir trinken
2nd pers. pl. ihr trinkt
3rd pers. pl. sie trinken
So this sentence is speaking to more than one person? Because it's definitely in second person, so...2nd person plural?
Is there any logic behind pairing the verbs' suffix to the perspective you are using, or is this just something I should memorize? (ie. Ending verbs with e when talking in 1st pers.)
This inflection, i.e. these endings, are a standard pattern of (one group of) regular verbs in the present tense – so yes, there is a "logic"; you will have to memorise this pattern and in addition will encounter both irregular verbs which deviate from it and other regular patterns.
You'll find more on conjugation here: http://german.about.com/library/anfang/blanfang04b.htm .