Definition for the Tagalog word kasama:
[noun] companion; housemate; associate; chaperone; comrade; anything that goes with something
[adjective] together with; fellow; accompanied with; staying with
"Kasama" does not only mean the preposition "with", but it can also be a noun that means "companion" or the adjective "included/accompanying".
When used as a noun, "kasama" comes AFTER "ang" or "ng":
"Si Mary ANG KASAMA ni John sa restaurant" = Mary is John's COMPANION at the restaurant. - "Companion" describes Mary, the subject.
"Nagháhanap NG KASAMA si John" = John is looking for A COMPANION. - Use "ng" when "kasama" is used as the OBJECT of the sentence.
"ANG KASAMA ng cellphone kapág bumilí ka ay charger" = THE ONE THAT COMES WITH the cellphone when you buy one is a charger.
When used as a preposition or an adjective, "kasama" comes BEFORE "ang" and "ng":
"Si John ay nasa restaurant KASAMA ANG pinsan niyá" = John is in a/at the restaurant WITH his cousin. (John went there with his cousin)
"Si John ay nasa restaurant KASAMA NG pinsan niya" = John is in a/at the restaurant WITH/ACCOMPANYING his cousin. (John's cousin brought him there)
"KASAMA NG cellphone ang charger kapág bumilí ka nitó" = The charger comes WITH the cellphone when you buy one.
"KASAMA ANG charger kapág bumilí ka ng cellphone" = The charger is INCLUDED when you buy a cellphone.
Kasama Example Sentences in Tagalog: (9)
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Ang kasama ni
restaurant ay si
John's companion at the restaurant is Mary. / The companion of John at the restaurant is Mary.
Ayokong magpaskó kasama ka
I don't want to spend Christmas with you.
Gustó kong makilala ang kasama mo
I'd like to meet the person you're with.
Sino ang mga kasama mong naglalarô ng
Who are with you playing basketball?
Tuwíng magkikita kamí ni
girlfriend ang kasama niyá
Every time Bob and I see each other he's with a different girlfriend.
Sino ang kasama mo kapág bumibiyahe ka
Who is with you when you travel?
Nakákapuntá lang si
Nora sa sementeryo kapág may kasama siyá
Nora is only able to go to the cemetery when she has somebody with her.
Sino ang kasama ni
Alice na nanoód ng
Who did Alice go with to watch the circus?
Papúpuntahín ka ba ng asawa mo dito nang hindî siyá kasama
Would your husband allow you to come here without him?
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Related Filipino Words:samâmasamâsamahansumamaisamasumamâmakasamakasamahánmagkasamamagsama
Related English Words:staying withcomradecompanionwithaccompaniedhousemateassociatechaperonefellow
This word plus a grammatical ligature would be:
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