"Magsulat" and "Sumulat" verbs are both commonly used Actor focus verbs meaning "to write," and are often used interchangeably. However, "magsulat" is closer to the meaning of the act of physically writing a letter, and "sumulat" is closer to the meaning of sending a letter out.
Formal Rank: #1582 Casual Rank: #946 ** 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.
Sumulat Example Sentences in Tagalog: (5)
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She wrote a story.
Hinawakanni Mary anglapisatsumulatsiyá.
Mary held the pencil and wrote.
Mukhángnakalimotnasi Bert nasumulatsaatin.
It looks like Bert has already forgotten to write to us.