Ma- +rep2: Tagalog Verb Affix

POD: doer

to do or feel something slightly, a little or a bit

root

meaning

root + affix

meaning

hiya’

shame

mahiya-hiya’

to be a bit ashamed, to be a bit shy (etc.)

higa’

lying down

mahiga-higa’

to lie down a little (etc.)

root

hiya’

meaning

shame

root + affix

mahiya-hiya’

meaning

to be a bit ashamed, to be a bit shy (etc.)

root

higa’

meaning

lying down

root + affix

mahiga-higa’

meaning

to lie down a little (etc.)

Aspects:

basic form

completed

uncompleted

unstarted

mahiya-hiya’

nahiya-hiya’

nahihiya-hiya’

mahihiya-hiya’

mahiga-higa’

nahiga-higa’

nahihiga-higa’

mahihiga-higa’

basic form

mahiya-hiya’

completed

nahiya-hiya’

uncompleted

nahihiya-hiya’

unstarted

mahihiya-hiya’

basic form

mahiga-higa’

completed

nahiga-higa’

uncompleted

nahihiga-higa’

unstarted

mahihiga-higa’

Sentences:

Nahihiya-hiya’ si Edmond.

Edmond is feeling a bit shy.

Nahiga-higa’ si Theresa.

Theresa lay down for a little while.

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