transitive verb form


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Noun1.transitive verb form - a verb (or verb construction) that requires an object in order to be grammatical
verb - the word class that serves as the predicate of a sentence
doubly transitive verb, doubly transitive verb form - a transitive verb that takes both a direct and an indirect object
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The agent role of the third person singular is implied by the presence of only one overt person affix in the transitive conjugation as in (21), (22) and (23) but the agent role of the third person dual is indicated by the dual agent morpheme <-ch> in the transitive verb form as in (24).
260) that the Hurrian verb ag- appears also in KBo XXXII 13 I 22, where the transitive verb form ag = i = b is given as Hittite sara dair "they took up.
Example (19) shows the full range of transitive verb forms, where the first line of each cell contains the nonpast, and the second line the past form.