Formal Rank: #1854 Casual Rank: #990 ** 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.
Gunting 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.
I pointed scissors to his throat.
The scissors are sharp.
Use scissors to make it easier to cut.
User-submitted Example Sentences (2):
User-submitted example sentences from Tatoeba who have self reported as being fluent in Tagalog.
Pakiabot ang pandikit at gunting na nasa loob ng kahong iyan. Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Hand me the glue and the scissors in that box, please.
Gagamitin ko ang gunting na iyan sa paggupit ng papel na dilaw. Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
I will use that pair of scissors to cut the yellow paper.