Definition for the Tagalog word ay:
is; are; am*Note: inversion marker
Ay Example Sentences in Tagalog: (22)
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Ang estudyante ay matalino
The student is smart.
Ang bote ay maaaring maglamán ng isáng litrong tubig
The bottle can contain one liter of water.
Ang batás ay dapat ipinápatupád
The law should be enforced.
Nadídiskubré ng marami na hindî lahát ng kaibigan nilá ay mabuti
Many people discover that not all of their friends are good.
Sana ay mas nanlabán pa akó sa kaniyá
I should have tried harder to fight him off.
Ang aklatan ay naglálamán mahigít apat na daáng libong libró
The library contains more than 400,000 books.
Manlabán kung sa palagáy mo ay tamà ka
Defend yourself if you think you are right.
Natuklasán mo ba kung siyá ay nagkasala
Did you find out if he was at fault?
He is a "user" (of drugs).
Huwág kang mag-akalang akó ay mayaman
Don't get the wrong idea that I'm rich.
At nang tingnáng mabuti ni
John ang palasyo
, itó ay sadyáng napakalakí at nápakagandá
And when John looked at the palace, it was especially large and very beautiful.
Ang dalawáng batang nag-aaway ay ayaw magpasawáy sa kaibigan nilá
The two kids fighting would not heed the admonishment/urging of their friend to stop.
Are they a husband and wife? / Are they a married couple?
Ang kasama ni
restaurant ay si
John's companion at the restaurant is Mary. / The companion of John at the restaurant is Mary.
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