Formal Rank: #37 Casual Rank: #59 ** 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.
Dahil Example Sentences in Tagalog: (43)
Example sentences created by professional Filipino teachers and writers.
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There was a building that collapsed due to the earthquake.
I won't be able to play because I'm sick.
Don't back out just because of a challenge.
Because of what happened, their groups will be different.
The telephone cable snapped because of the typhoon.
The plants grew faster because of the rain.
His hair thickened because of the medicine I gave him.
Two women were arrested because of illegal drug pushing.
Nanditosanasi Roda, dahilmagseselostalagásiyá!
I just wish Roda was here, because she would be so jealous!
Nagtampósi Erika dahilhindîmosiyásinamahan.
Erika sulked because you didn't accompany her.
I won't attend because of the rain.
Dádalósi Salve dahilpinilitsiyáni Janis.
Salve will attend because she was forced by Janis.