Mag- 5 : Tagalog Verb Affix

POD: none

to be

root

meaning

root + affix

meaning

December

December

mag-December

to be December

Pasko

Christmas

mag-Pasko

to be Christmas

three o’clock

three o’clock

mag-three o’clock

to be three o’clock

twenty-five

twenty-five

mag-twenty-five

to be the 25th

root

December

meaning

December

root + affix

mag-December

meaning

to be December

root

Pasko

meaning

Christmas

root + affix

mag-Pasko

meaning

to be Christmas

root

three o’clock

meaning

three o’clock

root + affix

mag-three o’clock

meaning

to be three o’clock

root

twenty-five

meaning

twenty-five

root + affix

mag-twenty-five

meaning

to be the 25th

Aspects:

basic form

completed

uncompleted

unstarted

mag-Pasko

nag-Pasko

nagpa-Pasko

magpa-Pasko

mag-December

nag-December

nagde-December

magde-December

basic form

mag-Pasko

completed

nag-Pasko

uncompleted

nagpa-Pasko

unstarted

magpa-Pasko

basic form

mag-December

completed

nag-December

uncompleted

nagde-December

unstarted

magde-December

Sentences:

Magpa-Pasko na!

It will soon be Christmas!

Magde-December na.

It will soon be December.

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