Sentence Examples


  • Derivation is effected by infixes, prefixes, affixes and reduplication.
  • The grammatical forms are expressed, as in Turkish, by means of affixes modulated according to the high or low vowel power of the root or chief syllables of the word to which they are appended-the former being represented by e, o, S, ii, i l l, the latter by a, d, o, 6, u, it; the sounds e, i, i are regarded as neutral.
  • The affixes -ous and sub- refer to the compounds containing more of the positive element, -ic and per- to those containing less.
  • They 3' third persons, the pronominal affixes, the aoristic style of tense, the whole and broken plurals and the construction of the phrase.
  • " will be," &c.), with the object and its possessive affixes, e.g.