Ma- 1 : Tagalog Verb Affix

POD: doer

to do something (expresses various kinds of actions)

root

meaning

root + affix

meaning

tulog

sleep

matulog

to sleep

ligo’

bathing

maligo’

to take a shower or a bath, to wash (one’s body)

kinig

something heard

makinig

to listen

higa’

lying down

mahiga’

to lie down

upo’

sitting

maupo’

to sit down

root

tulog

meaning

sleep

root + affix

matulog

meaning

to sleep

root

ligo’

meaning

bathing

root + affix

maligo’

meaning

to take a shower or a bath, to wash (one’s body)

root

kinig

meaning

something heard

root + affix

makinig

meaning

to listen

root

higa’

meaning

lying down

root + affix

mahiga’

meaning

to lie down

root

upo’

meaning

sitting

root + affix

maupo’

meaning

to sit down

Aspects:

basic form

completed

uncompleted

unstarted

matulog

natulog

natutulog

matutulog

makinig

nakinig

nakikinig

makikinig

basic form

matulog

completed

natulog

uncompleted

natutulog

unstarted

matutulog

basic form

makinig

completed

nakinig

uncompleted

nakikinig

unstarted

makikinig

Sentences:

Natulog si Hilda.

Hilda slept.

Nakinig si Jeanne sa radyo.

Jeanne listened to the radio.

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