Formal Rank: #1171 Casual Rank: #771 ** 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.
Makulong Example Sentences in Tagalog: (14)
Example sentences created by professional Filipino teachers and writers.
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The criminal was imprisoned for 10 years.
Be good if you don't want to be imprisoned.
Do you want to be in jail?
Nanganganibnamakulóngsi Leo nanglimángbuwán.
Leo faces the prospect of five months in prison.
We were imprisoned one week later.
I asked him why he was committed.
Nakulóngsi Loida dahilsakriméngnagawâniyá.
Loida spent time in jail for her crime.
A person who doesn't respect the law goes to jail.
They're being trapped in the sinking ship!
Our village is confined by hills.
She will be sent to jail and continue her wayward life.
Those who will be trapped inside will die of starvation.