Formal Rank: #679 Casual Rank: #952 ** 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.
Hilingin Example Sentences in Tagalog: (22)
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What did you wish for?
Hinilíngni Pepper angtulongni Thynie.
Pepper asked for Thynie's help.
Hinilíngni Zaida naihainni Gerry anghapunan.
Zaida asked Gerry to serve the dinner.
He pleaded to his teacher to give him a passing grade.
Hiníhilíngkokay Patrice napatawarinnaniyáakó.
I'm asking Patrice for her to forgive me.
We can't give what you're asking for.
Ask the audience to keep quiet.
The teacher asked the students to come early.
What he's asking for is impossible!
What do they require of their leader?
We'll ask for changes in the company.
I'll wish for her speedy recovery.
HinilíngngDiyóskay Abraham naihainangkaniyánganák.
God asked Abraham to sacrifice his son.
Ask the stars to bless you in life.
I'll ask for his resignation. / I'll ask him to step down from his position.
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