Formal Rank: #26 Casual Rank: #15 ** 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.
Kasi Example Sentences in Tagalog: (63)
Example sentences created by professional Filipino teachers and writers.
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We won't be able to get in because it's locked / padlocked.
Púpuntákamísa mall kasímakíkipagkitakamíkay Tony.
We are going to the mall because we will meet up with Tony.
Maybe the rat is already dead because it is not moving anymore.
You should be thrilled because you passed Algebra.
Hindîmakabilísi Tom ngbisikletakasíkulangangperaniyá.
Tom couldn't buy a bicycle because he does not have enough money.
She remained single because she's afraid to get married.
Lakasánmokasíhindîkaniyámadídiníg / maririníg.
Make it louder because otherwise, he won't be able to hear you.
Dinalhánkongregalosi Kate kasíkaarawánniyá.
I brought a gift to Kate because it's her birthday.
He is a traitor because he sided with the enemy.
Batiinmo John kasíkaarawánniyángayón.
Greet John because it's his birthday today.
Tinanggihánkoyung ice cream kasíbusógnaakó.
I passed up the ice cream because I was already full.