International Journal of Multidisciplinary Research and Development

ISSN Online: 2349-4182
ISSN Print: 2349-5979

Vol. 5, Issue 6 (2018)

Verb phrase in Bodo language

Author(s): Kanun Basumatary
Abstract: The paper attempts to study base on the different kinds or structures of the verb phrase used in the Bodo language. In the verb phrase the verb is the head word and other phrase or words are depended on it. The verb phrase is a phrasal constituent, composed of at least one verb and its dependents, complements and modifiers. There is not only verbal words in a verb phrase, sometimes noun or phrase words are attached along with the verb but all are depend on verb head-word. The Verb phrase may be a single word or combination of a group of words and they appear within a clause in the sentence. In social environment the verb phrase are also found as idiomatic and non-idiomatic in Bodo language.
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