"-in" verbs: present aspect
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Lesson 99: "-in" verbs: present aspect


How to form the present aspect of an -in verb.

 StepExample 1Example 2
1.Start with the infinitive. You will typically be given the infinitive.Ayusindalahin
2.Determine the root. The root is the infinitive minus –in. AyusinDalahin
3.Determine the root’s first syllable.ada
4.If the root begins with a vowel, prefix –in to the root. In-ayus
5.If the root begins with a consonant, add –in after the consonant. Dinala
6.Reduplicate or repeat the root’s first syllable.In-a- ayusDina-da-la


RootAffixOngoing | PresentCompleted | Past Future

inóm

in

i ni i nóm

in i nóm

i i nu mín

    iniinóm kó naman pô. ininóm mo namán. iinumín sana niyá.
    iniinóm ninyó. ininóm palá nilá! baká iinumín nitó.
    Hindî iniinóm niyán. ininóm sana nitó. iinumín ba ng mga tatay at nanay?
    iniinóm ngâ ni Kikò. ininóm rin niyón. iinumín namán namín.
    iniinóm raw niná Kikò at Charina. ininóm ng tatay. Hindî natin iinumín.

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