In theory, this damma might reflect a genuinely Ethiopian morphological element: the declarative marker -u in Zway (always attached to the final lexeme with a consonantal Auslaut in a declarative sentence [Meyer 2005: 305-6]) or the Main Verb Marker -u in Soddo, Gogot, and Muher (Hetzron 1968).
What does MV stand for?
MV stands for Main Verb
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- Science, medicine, engineering, etc.
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We have 24 other meanings of MV in our Acronym Attic
- Motorrad und Zweiradwerk (German: Motorcycle and Two-Wheeler Factory; also seen as MZ)
- Multiple Use Zone (land categorization)
- Music and Kodak (origin of Muzak LLC company name)
- Muzzle Hatch
- Multicultureel Zuidoost
- Apparent Visual Magnitude
- Armenian International Airways (IATA airline code)
- Camp Merrowvista
- Magna Veritas (roleplaying game)
Samples in periodicals archive:
Each verb is represented by four sentences, showing its use as: (a) a copula, (b) a main verb (MV), (c) a main verb in an idiom, and (d) a main verb with a meaning extension, i.
Even the grammar reinforces the point that in the (literally) final analysis it is God--and only God--whose mighty acts count: every main verb in the description of the banquet has God as its subject (w.
The main verbs in the four verbal patterns exhibit varying degrees of realization of the agent's intention.
It identifies and meticulously describes four main verb classes: root-accented, stem-accented, irregular, and shortened.
Center embedding depth is calculated for each main verb in the following way.
In each line of this wangga, the action of the main verb is located as rtecli ngangguga 'on top of our stuff, yours and mine', and each line ends with the anaphoric locative yawanhdha 'right in that place we know'.
Collins say the most common words in English are those that are the glue of language (the, to, at, and, in, etc), and the main verbs (be, do, have, can, say).