Mag- 4 : Tagalog Verb Affix

POD: doer

to perform a reciprocal action

root

meaning

root + affix

meaning

usap

talking

mag-usap

to talk to each other

away

quarreling

mag-away

to quarrel with each other

hiwalay

separated

maghiwalay

to separate from each other

kita’

seeing

magkita’

to see each other

root

usap

meaning

talking

root + affix

mag-usap

meaning

to talk to each other

root

away

meaning

quarreling

root + affix

mag-away

meaning

to quarrel with each other

root

hiwalay

meaning

separated

root + affix

maghiwalay

meaning

to separate from each other

root

kita’

meaning

seeing

root + affix

magkita’

meaning

to see each other

Aspects:

basic form

completed

uncompleted

unstarted

mag-usap

nag-usap

nag-uusap

mag-uusap

magkita’

nagkita’

nagkikita’

magkikita’

basic form

mag-usap

completed

nag-usap

uncompleted

nag-uusap

unstarted

mag-uusap

basic form

magkita’

completed

nagkita’

uncompleted

nagkikita’

unstarted

magkikita’

Sentences:

Nag-usap sina Val at Carina.

Val and Carina talked to each other.

Nagkita’ sina Tom at Chris.

Tom and Chris saw each other.

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