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upang

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

Definition for the Tagalog word upang:


upang  Play audio #5515Save to Flash Cards
[conjunction]  so that; in order to; so as to; to

Root: upang
Usage Note Icon Usage Notes:
"Upang" is hardly used now in ordinary, casual conversations. More common is the adopted Spanish "para" (for) instead. Nowadays, you will hear "upang" mainly in formal and strictly Tagalog conversations or speeches.

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Example Sentences Available Icon Upang Example Sentences in Tagalog: (4)
Example sentences created by professional Filipino teachers and writers.
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Ang pangulo ay dumaló upang ilunsád ang proyekto
The president attended (the event/location) in order to launch the project.
Gumamit ng mga pamatáy sunog upang maapu ang apóy
Use fire extinguishers to put out the flame.
Suriin mo ang pag-uuga upang matuklasán ang mga kamalian mo
Examine your attitude to discover your flaws.
Kailangang mag-trabaho upang mabuhay
One needs to work to live.

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How to pronounce upang:

UPANG AUDIO CLIP:
Play audio #5515
Markup Code:
[rec:5515]
Related English Words:
soso thatin order totoso as to
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