Formal Rank: #50 Casual Rank: #44 ** 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.
Po Example Sentences in Tagalog: (17)
Example sentences created by professional Filipino teachers and writers.
Click or tap any underlined word to see a literal translation.
Anyone home? / Anyone here?
Thank you sir/ma'am. (polite)
Can I get off here? (from a bus, jeepney, etc.)
Your wish is my command, my lord.
Where can I go to the bathroom / pee? (polite)
Do you have a vacant room? (polite)
Nariyánpôbasi Mr. Jones?
Is Mr. Jones there?
Come in! (polite)
Sis, I'd like to order some rice porridge.
Thank you sir. I don't need change. (Lit. Don't give me change)