pa-1caus prefprefIndicates that an action is caused.A causative is inflected by any affix of the four role sets.'Ang hambay nang 'adtung tag'īya hay nagpabatyag siya nga ma'āyu kunu 'ang 'iya pagdipāra nang barūtu.As for that which that owner said, he let [it] be noticed that the way of his taking care of the boat was good.Kung makakīta' 'ang manga sundālu nang bāka, gina'īhaw, kung makasayang ning bayay nga 'igway nagī'uk, kag 'ipabayu sa manga sibilyan.When soldiers are able to see a cow, it is butchered; if [they] happen to pass by a house where [rice] has been able to be trodden out [it] will be caused [by the soldiers] to be pounded with a pestle by the civilians.Pabahūyun 'ānay niya 'ang bābuy kag 'ibaligya' niya kung kabahuy na.The pig will first be nurtured by him and it will be sold when it is already big.Kung tapus na 'aku ning panghūgas, 'ākun na 'itun pakatuyūgun 'ang 'ākun manga 'unga'.When I finish washing all [the dishes], my children will be allowed by me to sleep.Ginapahabunan ku sa 'iya 'ang 'iya buhuk.Her hair is allowed by me to be washed with soap by her.caus prefprefA causative affix converts an intransitive verb into a transitive verb; for example kadtu go, pakadtu cause to go, give, send.Sa 'ulīhi nga 'adlaw 'ang 'ākun dūta' hay mapakadtu sa 'indu.Someday, my property will be able to be given to you (pl.).

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