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:  
,  matanóng
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Example Sentences Available Icon Tanungin Example Sentences in Tagalog: (16)
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Sumagót ka lang kapág tinátanóng ka.
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Only answer when you're being asked.
Tinanóng ko siyá kung dumaló siyá sa mga tálakayán.
Play audio #30879 Play audio #30880
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?
Play audio #30883 Play audio #30884
Why do you ask? / Why are you asking?
Huwág mo na lang siyáng tanungín.
Play audio #30870 Play audio #30872
Don't bother asking him.
Tinátanóng pa ba iyón?
Play audio #30877 Play audio #30878
Do you still have to ask? (Isn't it already obvious?)
Kung akó ang tátanungín mo...
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If you were to ask me...
Tanungín mo na lang si Batman. 
Just ask whomever you want for all I care.
Bakit ayaw mong tanungín si Mike tungkól doón
Why wouldn't you like to ask Mike about it?
Dapat tátanungín mo muna akó kung OK lang 'yun sa akin
You should ask me first if I'd just be OK with that.
Hindî pa kitá tinátanóng tumátanggí ka na
I haven't asked you anything yet and you're already saying no.
Tátanungín pa ba kitá kung kumain ka na
Do I still have to ask you if you had already eaten?
Hindî mo ba akó tátanungín kung saán akó nanggaling
Won't you ask me as to where I've been?
Alternate spelling(s):
tanongin, tatanongin
Alternate spellings may include: abbreviations, informal spellings, slang, and/or commonly misspelled variations.

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How to pronounce tanungin:

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ask someonequestionquestionedquestionsquestioninginterrogateinterrogatesinterrogatedinterrogating
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