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

Definition for the Tagalog word magtanong:

magtanóng  Play audio #19299Save to Flash Cards
[verb]  to ask a question; to question; to ask; to enquire

Verb conjugations of magtanong:

Focus:  Actor Focus Icon Actor   Root: tanongConjugation Type: Mag-
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Uncompleted (Present):
Contemplated (Future):
magtanóng  Play audio #19299
nagtanóng  Play audio #19300
nagtátanóng  Play audio #19301
magtátanóng  Play audio #19302
Verb family:  
,  itanóng ,  matanóng ,  makapagtanóng ,  maitanóng
String frequency indicator:

This string is used more frequently in casual content than formal content.?

Example Sentences Available Icon Magtanong Example Sentences in Tagalog: (11)
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Nagtanóng akó sa iyó kung kailán siyá daratíng.
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I asked you when he was coming.
Magtanóng ka lang.
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Feel free to ask (a question).
Pwede ba akóng magtanóng?
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Can/May I ask a question?
May magtátanóng pa ba?
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Does anyone here still have a question to ask?
Kanino puwedeng magtanóng dito kung anóng oras daratíng ang trén?
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Whom can I ask here as to what time the train will arrive?
Sino ang nagtátanóng?
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Who's asking?
Huwág kang mahiyâng magtanóng.
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Don't be shy to ask (a question).
Maaa ba akóng magtanóng?
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May/Can I ask a question? (more formal)
Maraming nagtátanóng kay John kung may asawa na siyá.
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Many have been asking John if he's already married.
Magtátanóng lang pô kung may kilala kayóng Alice dito.
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I just would like to ask, sir, if you know of an Alice who lives around here.
Bakâ may magtanóng, pakisabi na pumuntá lang akó sa canteen para kumain sandalî
Should someone ask, please tell him that I just went to the canteen to grab a quick bite.
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How to pronounce magtanong:

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Related English Words:
enquireenquiresenquiredenquiringask a questionasked a questionaskaskedaskingasking a question
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