Translation of active in Northern Sotho

active

[PC +] mahlahla

adjectivemore active, most active

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    [PC +] mahlahla
    [DEM + SC +] tšutlago
    ‘an active person’ motho wa mahlahla
    ‘an active volcano’ bolkheno yeo e tšutlago
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    Linguistics
    tira
    ‘The active form of "She was bitten by a snake." is "A snake bit her."’ Tira ya "O lomilwe ke noga." ke "Noga e mo lomile."
    • describing a sentence in which the person, animal or thing doing the action is the subject of the sentence
    • go hlaloša lefoko leo mo go lona motho, phoofolo goba selo se dirago tiro ke sediri sa lefoko