Formal Rank: #76 Casual Rank: #78 ** 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.
Sabi Example Sentences in Tagalog: (12)
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Angsabi, aaréstuhínnarawsi Gloria.
They say Gloria will be arrested soon.
The doctor said I can/am allowed to get out of bed now if I am able.
I told you so.
Hindîpasilánagdedecide, sabini Nona.
They have yet to decide, according to Nona.
Sabini Bb. Cruz, magrepórtkarawbukas.
Ms. Cruz said to present your report tomorrow.
She said I should strive to earn awards.
Sabini Julie, hindîkarawnag-émailsakaniyá.
Julie said you didn't email her.
She said she's enjoying your gift.
Nakakapatáyang stress, sabiniyá.
Stress kills, she said.
He said, "A bomb will explode."
Sabini Anne kaninahindîsiyápapasokbukas.
Anne said earlier today that she won't go to school tomorrow.
Sabingdoktórni Julie huwágsiyámunangíinómngtsaá.
Julie's doctor told her not to drink tea in the meantime.