Formal Rank: #141 Casual Rank: #75 ** 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.
Dati Example Sentences in Tagalog: (17)
Example sentences created by professional Filipino teachers and writers.
Click or tap any underlined word to see a literal translation.
Can you regain the love you once felt?
We were looking forward to playing the team that had defeated us.
Nagkasamakamíni Dave satrabahodati.
Dave and I were coworkers before.
Have you never passed this way before?
The old enemies have finally reconciled.
What's the place where you used to live?
Nanligawsi Tony kay Maria dati.
Tony courted Maria before.
He is the one who defeated the former champion.
The stolen wealth of the previous president will be confiscated.
My father used to sing that before.
It appeared I wanted to drop by my old school.
They're the group of writers I used to lead.
Nakasamani Anna si Daisy satrabahodati.
Daisy was Anna's co-worker before.
I'm thinking about my ex-girlfriend all day.
Did we use to pass through here / this area before?
User-submitted Example Sentences (3):
User-submitted example sentences from Tatoeba who have self reported as being fluent in Tagalog.
Bulag si Tom dati. Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Tom was blind.
Dati, bukas ang teatro nang sabado man. Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
The theater used to open up even on Saturdays.
Sigurado ka bang hindi pa tayo nagkita dati? Tatoeba user-submitted sentence