Formal Rank: #412 Casual Rank: #163 ** A lower rank means the word is used more frequently. For example, rank #1 would be the most frequently used word.
Method: This script ranks all words by frequency using both formal sources (mostly newspaper articles) and informal sources (a combination of over 100 hours of transcribed audio, internet comments, and amateur fiction writing) to roughly determine whether a word is used more frequency in casual or formal contexts.
Akala Example Sentences in Tagalog: (6)
Example sentences created by professional Filipino teachers and writers.
Click or tap any underlined word to see a literal translation.
I thought you would only focus on me?
I thought I was going to fall off the bed earlier.
I assumed that he is an American.
Akalàkobibisitalangsi Ann sakapatídniyása America. Hindîkoalámnatuluyannapalásiyángdoóntítirá.
I thought Ann was just going to visit her sibling in America. I did not know that she would already live there eventually.
I thought you would already stop smoking last year.
I thought you gave your consent because it looked like you nodded your head.
User-submitted Example Sentences (28):
User-submitted example sentences from Tatoeba who have self reported as being fluent in Tagalog.
Akala ko totoo yun. Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
I thought it was true.
Akala ko umalis ka. Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
I thought you'd left.
Mas sikat ka sa akala mo. Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
You're more popular than you think.
Akala namin kumakanta ka. Tatoeba user-submitted sentence