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case indicating the agent in passive sentences or the instrument or manner or place of the action described by the verb ablative , ablative case
noun that is direct object of verb or preposition accusative
category of nouns serving as the direct object of a verb accusative , accusative case , objective case
action expressed by the verb active
voice used to indicate that the grammatical subject of the verb is performing the action or causing the happening denoted by the verb active , active voice
part of speech that adds information to a verb, an adjective, or another adverb adverb
clause modifying a verb, dependent adverb clause
semantic role of an entity that is not the agent but is directly involved in or affected by the happening denoted by the verb in the clause affected role , patient , patient role
semantic role of the animate entity that instigates or causes the happening denoted by the verb in the clause agent , agentive role
verb tense in some languages (classical Greek and Sanskrit) expressing action (especially past action) without indicating its completion or continuation aorist
beginning or duration or completion or repetition of the action of a verb aspect
word used in a verb phrase as an adjunct to another verb auxiliary verb
auxiliary verb be
semantic role of the intended recipient who benefits from the happening denoted by the verb in the clause benefactive role , beneficiary
part of a sentence with its own verb clause
complete set of inflected forms of a verb conjugation
equating verb (such as `be' or `become') that links the subject with the complement of a sentence copula , copulative , linking verb
noun that is indirect object of verb in some languages like Latin dative
category of nouns serving as the indirect object of a verb dative , dative case
mark as verb denote , designate , distinguish , observe
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