Formal Rank: #1748 Casual Rank: #962 ** 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.
Buhangin Example Sentences in Tagalog: (2)
Example sentences created by professional Filipino teachers and writers.
Click or tap any underlined word to see a literal translation.
The sand ends up in the ocean.
The sand castle will collapse!
User-submitted Example Sentences (3):
User-submitted example sentences from Tatoeba who have self reported as being fluent in Tagalog.
Mainit ang buhangin. Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Sand is hot.
Gumawa ng kastilyong buhangin ang mga bata sa dalampasigan. Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
The children built a sand castle on the beach.
Dahil parang buhangin lamang ang mga bituwin, takot ang babae sa astronomiya. Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Because stars are only like grains of sand, women are hesitant about astronomy.