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perfective

Saltos de línea: per¦fect|ive
Pronunciación: /pəˈfɛktɪv
 
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Grammar

Definición de perfective en inglés:

adjetivo

Denoting or relating to an aspect of verbs in Slavic languages that expresses completed action. The opposite of imperfective.
Example sentences
  • The cognitive origin is taken to be the basic linguistic distinction between imperfective and perfective aspects of verbs, which describe uncompleted and completed actions.
  • One approach to these complex verb forms might be to analyse exponents of progressive and perfective aspect (be and have) as modifiers of the bare verb.
  • It has something that is similar, but it is really a distinction between imperfective and perfective aspect.

sustantivo

(the perfective) Volver al principio  
The perfective aspect.
Example sentences
  • In the Slavonic languages, the perfective and imperfective are signalled by inflections on the verb, the perfective denoting the completion of the activity and the imperfective its non-completion.

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