Formal Rank: #161 Casual Rank: #201 ** 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.
Lumaki Example Sentences in Tagalog: (11)
Example sentences created by professional Filipino teachers and writers.
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Who was trapped between two swollen rivers?
You will still grow taller.
Anne's income got bigger.
The coconut tree we planted grew fast.
Lumakíangtiyánni Bob kasímalakássiyángkumain.
Bob's belly became big because he eats a lot.
I was raised by my grandmother (at her place).
Lalonggumágandáanganákni John habanglumálakí.
John's daughter is getting prettier as she grows.
That son of yours will grow up to be a handsome man.
Si Alice aylumakísalayaw.
Alice is/was a pampered/spoiled child.
Let's get out of the water now as the waves are already getting bigger.
Sanahindîlumakíngtamádanganákni Tom kagayaniyá.
I hope Tom's son does not grow up to be a lazy man like him.
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