Magsi-, Magsipag-: Tagalog Verb Affixes

POD: doer

to perform a collective action or an action involving three or more doers

root

meaning

root + affix

meaning

kain

eating

magsikain

to (all) eat

tulog

sleep

magsitulog

to (all) sleep

lakad

walking

magsipag­lakad

to (all) walk

linis

cleaning

magsipaglinis

to (all) clean

root

kain

meaning

eating

root + affix

magsikain

meaning

to (all) eat

root

tulog

meaning

sleep

root + affix

magsitulog

meaning

to (all) sleep

root

lakad

meaning

walking

root + affix

magsipag­lakad

meaning

to (all) walk

root

linis

meaning

cleaning

root + affix

magsipaglinis

meaning

to (all) clean

Aspects:

basic form

completed

uncompleted

unstarted

magsikain

nagsikain

nagsisikain

magsisikain

magsitulog

nagsitulog

nagsisitulog

magsisitulog

basic form

magsikain

completed

nagsikain

uncompleted

nagsisikain

unstarted

magsisikain

basic form

magsitulog

completed

nagsitulog

uncompleted

nagsisitulog

unstarted

magsisitulog

Sentences:

Nagsikain sila.

They all ate.

Nagsitulog sila.

They all slept.

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