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Formal Rank: #1331 Casual Rank: #984 ** 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.
Dukutin Example Sentences in Tagalog: (12)
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I won't give up even if you tear my heart from my body.
Dinukotsi Ping, athindînasiyánakitangmulî.
Ping was kidnapped, never to be seen again.
She fears that the rebels might abduct her.
Take the purse from my bag.
Dumatíngsi Fred atdinukotsi Mika.
Fred came and kidnapped Mika.
He took the money in his pocket.
Dinudukotni Vina angaklátsakahón.
Vina takes a book out of the box.
Is he taking out a gun?
The women are kidnapped and forced into prostitution.
He will be kidnapped and forced to become a soldier.
They will be kidnaped and sold to other countries.
DudukutinnilásiG. Tan paraipatubós.
They will kidnap Mr. Tan for ransom.
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