Magka- 3 : Tagalog Verb Affix

POD: doer

to manage to perform a reciprocal action

root

meaning

root + affix

meaning

usap

talking

magkausap

to manage to talk to each other

bati’

reconciled

magkabati’

to manage to reconcile, to manage to patch things up

root

usap

meaning

talking

root + affix

magkausap

meaning

to manage to talk to each other

root

bati’

meaning

reconciled

root + affix

magkabati’

meaning

to manage to reconcile, to manage to patch things up

Aspects:

basic form

completed

uncompleted

unstarted

magkausap

nagkausap

nagkakausap

magkakausap

magkabati’

nagkabati’

nagkakabati’

magkakabati’

basic form

magkausap

completed

nagkausap

uncompleted

nagkakausap

unstarted

magkakausap

basic form

magkabati’

completed

nagkabati’

uncompleted

nagkakabati’

unstarted

magkakabati’

Sentences:

Nagkausap sila.

They managed to talk to each other.

Nagkabati’ sina John at Mike.

John and Mike managed to patch things up.

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