Filipino / Tagalog language translation for the meaning of the word tanungin in the Tagalog Dictionary.

Definition for the Tagalog word tanungin:

tanungín  Play audio #9053Save to Flash Cards
[verb]  to ask about something; to ask someone; to ask something; to question someone; to interrogate someone

Verb conjugations of tanungin:

Focus:  Locative / Directional Focus Icon Locative   Root: tanongConjugation Type: -In Verb
Completed (Past):
Uncompleted (Present):
Contemplated (Future):
tanungín  Play audio #9053
tinanóng  Play audio #19744
tinátanóng  Play audio #19745
tátanungín  Play audio #19746
Verb family:
This string is roughly used with equal frequency in casual and formal content.?

Example Sentences Available Icon Tanungin Example Sentences in Tagalog: (18)
Example sentences created by professional Filipino teachers and writers.
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Sumagót ka lang kapág tinátanóng ka.
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Only answer when you're being asked.
Tinanóng niyá akó kung nagrepórt na akó.
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He asked me if I had already reported.
Tinátanóng nilá akó kung tatayâ akó.
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They're asking me if I will bet.
Tinanóng ko siyá kung dumaló siyá sa mga tálakayán.
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I asked him if he attended the discussions.
Tanungín mo ang sarili mo.
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Ask yourself that.
Tanungín mo si Bob kung kumain na siyá.
Play audio #30885 Play audio #30887
Ask Bob if he has already eaten.
Tinanóng mo na ba si James?
Play audio #30881 Play audio #30882
Did you ask James already?
Bakit mo tinátanóng?
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Why do you ask? / Why are you asking?
Huwág mo na lang siyáng tanungín.
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Don't bother asking him.
Tinátanóng pa ba iyón?
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Do you still have to ask? (Isn't it already obvious?)
Tanungín mo na lang si Batman.
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Just ask whomever you want for all I care.
Kung akó ang tátanungín mo...
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If you were to ask me...
Bakit ayaw mong tanungín si Mike tungkól doón?
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Why wouldn't you like to ask Mike about it?
Hindî pa kitá tinátanóng tumátanggí ka na.
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I haven't asked you anything yet and you're already saying no.
Dapat tátanungín mo muna akó kung OK lang 'yun sa akin
You should ask me first if I'd just be OK with that.
Alternate spelling(s):
tanongin, tatanongin
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How to pronounce tanungin:

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Related English Words:
ask someonequestionquestionedquestionsquestioninginterrogateinterrogatesinterrogatedinterrogating
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