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TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII]: The verb [TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII] ([TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII] 595); 'koettaa, yrittaa' (ESS 154), 'igyekszik, torekszik; megprobal, probalkozik [endeavour, aspire; try, keep trying]' (EMSz 336); snartnema [TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII]/erproben, auf die Probe stellen' (MdWb 1998); affixed with the frequentative suffix -he-, followed by the deverbal nominal suffix -ma.
For the frequentative stem in the modern Ethiopian languages, see Leslau 1939.
The origin is given as a frequentative of waft, meaning 'wave, move to and fro, flap', from north ME waffe, 'wave, blow' a variant of English wave.
139), whereas the addition of l creates the frequentative.
On we go, discovering that wriggle, allied to the Middle English wrikken, "to twist to and fro" is also related to the Dutch wriggelen, to wriggle, which itself is a frequentative (whatever that is) of wrikken, "to move or stir to and fro.
Indeed, it leads to two catastrophes for mankind: (i) the paradoxical subservience of Heracles to Eurystheus (the better mortal to the worse), the continuance of which is emphasised by the frequentative verb [GREEK TEXT OMITTED] (v.
Santra Jantunen widmet sich in ihrer Forschung "The order between productivity and non-productivity--are Livonian frequentative verbs derivatives or lexicalised?
Abbreviations Abbreviation Explanation 1 1st person 2 2nd person 3 3rd person ADJ adjectiviser ADV adverbiliser CAR caritive CONJ conjunctive DEF definite DIM diminutive ELA elative ENCL enclitic FREQ frequentative GEN genitive ILL illative INE inessive INF infinitive IMP imperative LAT lative NEG negative NOM nominaliser PASS passive PL plural PST past PTCP participle REFL reflexive SG singular TRA translative
repeated actions that have a well-defined end point, or frequentative, i.
When reference is made to a single occurrence this is called semelfactive aspect and in the case of multiple occurrences this is called iterative, repetitive, or frequentative aspect (sometimes subsumed under the label "Pluractional"; Newman 1990).