Formal Rank: #289 Casual Rank: #233 ** 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.
Matagal Example Sentences in Tagalog: (15)
Example sentences created by professional Filipino teachers and writers.
Click or tap any underlined word to see a literal translation.
It takes a long time to extinguish the fire.
It took a while before he could stand up.
We have been waiting for you for quite a while.
I took me a long time to consider this decision.
Lena's mother died a long time ago.
How long has Pamela been fishing?
Adobo takes a while to be cooked.
They overthrow those who are firmly established in power.
They stay open longer.
Matagálnatayonghindînakákabilíng ice cream.
We have not been able to buy ice cream for a while now.