Formal Rank: #1626 Casual Rank: #996 ** 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.
Matapat Example Sentence in Tagalog:
Example sentences created by professional Filipino teachers and writers.
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Pinurìsi Selena dahilsapagigingmatapát.
Selena was commended for being honest.
User-submitted Example Sentences (3):
User-submitted example sentences from Tatoeba who have self reported as being fluent in Tagalog.
Alam kong matapat si Juan. Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
I know that John is honest.
Siya ay mahirap, pero matapat. Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
He is poor, but honest.
Gusto ko siya hindi dahil sa siya'y mabait, ngunit dahil siya'y matapat. Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
I like him not because he is kind but because he is honest.