Unformatted text preview: Honorific Verbs Special Verbs to describe the actions of people whom you respect. We use the special verbs when we talk about what is done by (1) somebody higher up in the social hierarchy or (2) somebody whom you do not know very well especially when addressing them directly. -> -> -> -> -> -> -> -> > The honorific form of the progressive form of verbs is commonly expressed by the te-form of verbs + CD verb stem . This is common and regular way to make a verb honorific. -> -> -> -> -> -> -> ...
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- Spring '08
- Grammatical person, special verbs