Tagalog Maging

Maging means to be or to become.

POD: doer
Aspects: naging (completed), nagiging (uncompleted), magiging (unstarted)

Naging mayor siya.

He/she became mayor.

Nagiging popular siya.

He/she’s becoming popular.

Magiging popular siya.

He/she will become popular.

Mahirap maging magulang.

It’s hard to be a parent.

See also: POD (p. 30), Aspects (p. 180)

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