"Ibenta" is what a market vendor regularly does with goods (for example) and when used outside of that context, implies a casual and/or impersonal selling of something. "Ipagbili" on the other hand can be used instead if a personal attachment exists on the part of the seller to the item being sold.
Formal Rank: #1253 Casual Rank: #763 ** 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.
Ibenta Example Sentences in Tagalog: (8)
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