Pa-…-in: Tagalog Verb Affix

POD: object

to let, make or have someone do something; or,
to cause something to get bigger, faster etc.

root

meaning

root + affix

meaning

ganda

beauty

pagandahin

to make someone or something more beautiful or attractive

tulog

sleep

patulugin

to let or make someone sleep, to knock out

lakad

walking

palakarin

to make someone or an animal walk

kain

eating

pakainin

to let or make someone or an animal eat

tuyo’

dry

patuyuin

to let something dry

laki

size

palakihin

to make something bigger

bilis

speed

pabilisin

to make something faster

root

ganda

meaning

beauty

root + affix

pagandahin

meaning

to make someone or something more beautiful or attractive

root

tulog

meaning

sleep

root + affix

patulugin

meaning

to let or make someone sleep, to knock out

root

lakad

meaning

walking

root + affix

palakarin

meaning

to make someone or an animal walk

root

kain

meaning

eating

root + affix

pakainin

meaning

to let or make someone or an animal eat

root

tuyo’

meaning

dry

root + affix

patuyuin

meaning

to let something dry

root

laki

meaning

size

root + affix

palakihin

meaning

to make something bigger

root

bilis

meaning

speed

root + affix

pabilisin

meaning

to make something faster

Aspects:

basic form

completed

uncompleted

unstarted

patulugin

pinatulog

pinapatulog

pinatutulog

papatulugin

patutulugin

palakihin

pinalaki

pinapalaki

pinalalaki

papalakihin

palalakihin

basic form

patulugin

completed

pinatulog

uncompleted

pinapatulog

pinatutulog

unstarted

papatulugin

patutulugin

basic form

palakihin

completed

pinalaki

uncompleted

pinapalaki

pinalalaki

unstarted

papalakihin

palalakihin

Sentences:

Pinatulog ni Justine ang bata’.

Justine put the child to bed.

Pinalaki ni Dane ang picture.

Dane enlarged the picture.

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