transitive verb form


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Synonyms for transitive verb form

a verb (or verb construction) that requires an object in order to be grammatical

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It is used in transitive verb forms when one argument is 1 st person singular and the other one is 2nd or 3rd person dual, or if the subject is 2nd person singular and the object is 3rd person dual.
Thus in the Tibeto-Burman language Nocte (Das Gupta 1971; DeLancey 1981), the marker -h appears in transitive verb forms if the subject is 3rd person and the object is 1st or 2nd person, or if the subject is 2nd person and the object is 1st person.