Formal Rank: #882 Casual Rank: #634 ** 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.
Basa Example Sentences in Tagalog: (3)
Example sentences created by professional Filipino teachers and writers.
Click or tap any underlined word to see a literal translation.
They poured the wet cement on the road.
I wiped my shoes with a wet rag.
Don't hold on to the fence because its paint is still wet.
User-submitted Example Sentences:
User-submitted example sentences from Tatoeba. These are usually correct, but may occasionally have errors.
Basa ang tuwalya. Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
The towel is wet.
Basa ang mga aso. Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
The dogs are wet.
Kaming lahat ay basa sa pawis. Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
We were all drenched with perspiration.
Dumikit ang basang damit sa katawan ko. Tatoeba user-submitted sentence