Sentence Examples


  • Dictare, frequentative of dicere, to speak).
  • " him," " her," " the man," &c.), ldtok, " I see " (indefinite); the insertion of the causative, frequentative, diminutive and potential syllables after the root of the verb, e.g.
  • Tractare, to treat, handle, frequentative of trahere, tractus, to draw.
  • Some roots are reduplicated wholly or in part with a frequentative meaning, and there are traces of gemination of radicals.
  • Vegetabilis, full of life, animating, from vegetare, frequentative of vegere to quicken, arouse, vegetus, vigorous, active, cf.

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