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Noun as base
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Three prefixes derive verbs on the basis of a noun: be-, fer- and ûnt-. They are also the main prefixes to take a verbal base. Their principal function is, respectively, addition, change and withdrawal of what is referred to by the base noun.

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More details about the individual prefixes can be obtained by following the corresponding links. In alphabetical order:

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