Filipino / Tagalog language translation for the meaning of the word magtangka in the Tagalog Dictionary.

Definition for the Tagalog word magtangka:

magtangkâ  Play audio #9853Save to Flash Cards
[verb]  to attempt; to try (to do something)

Verb conjugations of magtangka:

Focus:  Actor Focus Icon Actor   Root: tangkaConjugation Type: Mag-
Completed (Past):
Uncompleted (Present):
Contemplated (Future):
magtangkâ  Play audio #9853
Verb family:
tangkaín  |  
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Example Sentences Available Icon Magtangka Example Sentences in Tagalog: (11)
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Madádakíp ang mga taong magtátangkáng magpuslít ng kóntrabando.
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People who will attempt to smuggle a contraband will be apprehended.
Hindî makabubuti ang magtangkâ ka pang baguhin ang isip niyá.
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It will not be beneficial for you to still try to change his mind.
Ayaw niláng magtangkáng lumahók sa páligsahan.
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They don't want to try to join the competition.
Nagtangkâ akóng makatakas sa makukulit kong kamag-anak
I attempted to evade my nosy relatives.
Gustó kong magtangkáng lumiban sa klase
I want to try to be absent from class.
Nagtangkâ si Ruben na magbitíw sa trabaho niyá
Ruben tried to quit his job.
Nagtangkâ si Neil na hikayatin akóng sumama sa kaniláng bakasyón
Neil attempted to convince me to join them in their vacation.
Nagtangkâ si Jepoy na tumakas sa kulungan
Jepoy attempted to escape prison.
Nagtatangkâ ang mga magsasaká na isalbá ang kaniláng pananím
The farmers are trying to save their crops.
Hindî na akó nagtátangkáng baguhin ang pananáw ni Ramil. 
I am no longer attempting to change Ramil's view.
Nagtatangkâ si Camille na paliwanagan si Jay. 
Camille is trying to enlighten Jay.

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