Pag- +rep2-…-in: Tagalog Verb Affix

POD: object

to put three or more things together or closer to one another

root

meaning

root + affix

meaning

sama

joining, including

pagsama-samahin

to put 3 or more things together

dugtong

joining

pagdugtung-dugtungin

to join 3 or more things together

tabi

side

pagtabi-tabihin

to put 3 or more things next to one another

root

sama

meaning

joining, including

root + affix

pagsama-samahin

meaning

to put 3 or more things together

root

dugtong

meaning

joining

root + affix

pagdugtung-dugtungin

meaning

to join 3 or more things together

root

tabi

meaning

side

root + affix

pagtabi-tabihin

meaning

to put 3 or more things next to one another

Aspects:

basic form

completed

uncompleted

unstarted

pagsama-samahin

pinagsama-sama

pinagsasama-sama

pinapagsama-sama

pagsasama-samahin

papagsama-samahin

pagtabi-tabihin

pinagtabi-tabi

pinagtatabi-tabi

pinapagtabi-tabi

pagtatabi-tabihin

papagtabi-tabihin

basic form

pagsama-samahin

completed

pinagsama-sama

uncompleted

pinagsasama-sama

pinapagsama-sama

unstarted

pagsasama-samahin

papagsama-samahin

basic form

pagtabi-tabihin

completed

pinagtabi-tabi

uncompleted

pinagtatabi-tabi

pinapagtabi-tabi

unstarted

pagtatabi-tabihin

papagtabi-tabihin

Sentences:

Pinagsama-sama nila ang mga picture.

They put the (3 or more) pictures together.

Pinagtabi-tabi nila ang mga lamesa.

They put the (3 or more) tables next to one another.

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