Filipino / Tagalog language translation for the meaning of the word mag-alaga in the Tagalog Dictionary.

Definition for the Tagalog word mag-alaga:

mag-ala  Play audio #18972Save to Flash Cards
[verb]  to take care of; to care; to raise; to baby sit; to care for; to attend to; to watch over; to conserve

Verb conjugations of mag-alaga:

Focus:  Actor Focus Icon Actor   Root: alagaConjugation Type: Mag-
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Uncompleted (Present):
Contemplated (Future):
mag-ala  Play audio #18972
nag-ala  Play audio #18973
nag-áala  Play audio #18974
mag-áala  Play audio #18975
Verb family:  
,  alagaan ,  maalagaan ,  makapag-ala ,  mapangalagaan ,  mangala ,  pangalagaan
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Example Sentences Available Icon Mag-alaga Example Sentences in Tagalog: (15)
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Nag-áala ang nars ng mga maysakít
The nurse is taking care of the sick people.
Magalíng siyáng mag-ala ng kotse
He's good at keeping his car in top condition.
Nagpasiyá siyáng mag-ala ng mga kuneho
She decided to raise rabbits.
Alám ko kung paano mag-ala ng hardín
I know how to cultivate a garden.
Nag-ala at nagbenta silá ng mga baboy
They raised and sold pigs.
Sino ang nag-ala sa matandáng babae
Who took care of the old woman?
Waláng sínumán sa atin ang nag-ala nitó
None of us looked after it.
Akó ang nag-áala ng mga aso sa bahay
I look after the dogs at home.
Si Carmen ang nag-áala ng mga bulaklák
Carmen takes care of the flowers.
Si Lina ang nag-áala sa mga nakababatang kapatíd
Lina takes care of her younger siblings.
Maghanáp ka ng taong mag-áala sa iyó
Find someone who will take care of you.
Sino ang mag-áala sa kanilá kung mamatáy akó
Who would take care of them if I died?
May nobya akóng mag-áala sa akin
I have a girlfriend to look after me.
Gustó mo bang mag-ala ng tu
Would you like to raise a puppy?
Sino ang nag-áala sa iyó kapág may sakít ka
Who takes care of you when you're sick?

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How to pronounce mag-alaga:

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