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HungarianEdit

EtymologyEdit

-t (past tense suffix) +‎ -atok (second-person plural suffix)

PronunciationEdit

SuffixEdit

-tatok

  1. (past tense suffix) Used to form the second-person plural past tense of verbs (indefinite conjugations).
    olvas (to read)Mit olvastatok? (What did you (all) read?)

Usage notesEdit

  • (past tense suffix) Variants:
    -tatok is added to most back vowel verbs
    -tetek is added to most front vowel verbs
    -ttatok is added to back vowel verbs ending in a vowel (, , ó, , , szí)
    -ttetek is added to front vowel verbs ending in a vowel (, , , , nyű, sző)
    -ottatok is added to back vowel verbs ending in two consonants or a long vowel + t, or to monosyllables ending in -t (fut, hat, jut, nyit, except lát)
    -ettetek is added to unrounded front vowel verbs ending in two consonants or a long vowel + t, or to monosyllables ending in -t (vet)
    -öttetek is added to rounded front vowel verbs ending in two consonants or a long vowel + t, or to monosyllables ending in -t (köt, süt, üt)

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