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Formal Rank: #1449 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.
Ikuwento Example Sentences in Tagalog: (5)
Example sentences created by professional Filipino teachers and writers.
Click or tap any underlined word to see a literal translation.
Your story made me cry.
You will be amused with / laugh at what I'll tell you.
She narrated how she adjusted.
You would feel sad with what I am about to tell you.
Your story is giving me goosebumps. / My hair is standing up at your story.
User-submitted Example Sentences (9):
User-submitted example sentences from Tatoeba who have self reported as being fluent in Tagalog.
Totoo itong kuwento. Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
This story is true.
Talagang gusto ko itong mga kuwento. Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
I really like these stories.
Naparinig ko rin ang kahawig na kuwento. Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
I also heard a similar story.
Nabuhay ang kuwentong dumaraan nang tao-tao. Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
The story lived on, passed from person to person.
Hindi pinaniwalaan ng pulis ang kwento ni Tom. Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
The police didn't believe Tom's story.
Naniniwala ka pa ba sa mga kwentong tulad nito? Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Do you still believe in this kind of stories?
Binabasa niya ang isang kuwentong nakakatuwa sa mga bata. Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
She read an amusing story to the children.
Gusto ng mga batang makarinig ng isang nakakatakot na kwento. Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
The children wanted to hear a scary story.
Ang babaeng malungkot at matindi ang pag-iyak ay kinuwento ang kanyang istorya. Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
The unhappy woman, drowned in tears, told her story.