The present participle

The tag for the present participle is LH-NT. In Modern Icelandic, the present participle has the same form in all genders and cases and both numbers.

Example: ‘come’
komandi;LH-NT present participle

Older variants of the present participle with the ending -a do sometimes occur in idioms, etc., such as á hverfanda hveli and á fallanda fæti. These variants are included in a text file with additional data.

 

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