Makipag-…-an: Tagalog Verb Affix

POD: doer

to do something with someone

root

meaning

root + affix

meaning

sagot

answer

makipag­sagutan

to argue with

tulak

push, shove

makipag­tulakan

to push and shove together with other people

root

sagot

meaning

answer

root + affix

makipag­sagutan

meaning

to argue with

root

tulak

meaning

push, shove

root + affix

makipag­tulakan

meaning

to push and shove together with other people

Aspects:

basic form

completed

uncompleted

unstarted

makipag­­sagutan

nakipag­sagutan

nakikipag­sagutan

makikipag­sagutan

makipag­­tulakan

nakipag­tulakan

nakikipag­tulakan

makikipag­tulakan

basic form

makipag­­sagutan

completed

nakipag­sagutan

uncompleted

nakikipag­sagutan

unstarted

makikipag­sagutan

basic form

makipag­­tulakan

completed

nakipag­tulakan

uncompleted

nakikipag­tulakan

unstarted

makikipag­tulakan

Sentences:

Nakipagsagutan si Loy kay Doy.

Loy argued with Doy.

Nakipagtulakan si Michelle sa ibang fans.

Michelle pushed and shoved against other fans.

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