(-)Um- +rep2: Tagalog Verb Affix

POD: doer

to do something occasionally, at random, a little, a bit, now and then or here and there
Note: (-)um- is placed before the first vowel of the root.

root

meaning

root + affix

meaning

inom

drinking

uminom-inom

to drink a bit (etc.)

kain

eating

kumain-kain

to eat a bit (etc.)

kanta

song

kumanta-kanta

to sing a little (etc.)

root

inom

meaning

drinking

root + affix

uminom-inom

meaning

to drink a bit (etc.)

root

kain

meaning

eating

root + affix

kumain-kain

meaning

to eat a bit (etc.)

root

kanta

meaning

song

root + affix

kumanta-kanta

meaning

to sing a little (etc.)

Aspects:

basic form

completed

uncompleted

unstarted

kumain-kain

kumain-kain

kumakain-kain

kakain-kain

kumanta-kanta

kumanta-kanta

kumakanta-kanta

kakanta-kanta

basic form

kumain-kain

completed

kumain-kain

uncompleted

kumakain-kain

unstarted

kakain-kain

basic form

kumanta-kanta

completed

kumanta-kanta

uncompleted

kumakanta-kanta

unstarted

kakanta-kanta

Sentences:

Kumain-kain si Alfred.

Alfred ate a little.

Kumanta-kanta si Raphael.

Raphael sang a little.

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