Formal Rank: #868 Casual Rank: #340 ** 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.
Makabili Example Sentences in Tagalog: (11)
Example sentences created by professional Filipino teachers and writers.
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Where can I buy a ticket?
We are spending frugally so that we can buy a house.
Hindîmakabilísi Tom ngbisikletakasíkulangangperaniyá.
Tom couldn't buy a bicycle because he does not have enough money.
Saánnakákabilíditong cell phone?
Where can I buy a cell phone around here?
Kailangangpumilasi Bob paramakabilíng ticket.
Bob had to stand in line to be able to buy a ticket.