Asking a Filipina for a Date

Puwede ba kitang tawagan?
=Pwede ba kitang tawagan?
Can I call you?

Anong “pon namber” mo?
What’s your phone number?

Labas tayo minsan.
Let’s go out sometime.

Gusto mo bang manood ng sine?
Would you like to go watch a movie?

Kung gusto mo sana… kumain tayo sa labas.
If you feel like it… let’s go out and eat.
(I was hoping we could go out and eat.)

Kumain tayo sa labas.
Let’s go out and eat.

Gusto mo bang kumain sa labas?
Would you like to go out and eat?


Gusto mo bang manood ng sine?
Would you like to go watch a movie?

Anong gusto mong gawin?
What would you like to do?

Manood tayo ng sine.
Let’s go watch a movie.

Magkwentuhan tayo.
Let’s share stories. (Let’s chit-chat.)

Magkita tayo sa…
Let’s meet at…

“Phone number” in Tagalog is numero ng telepono, but Filipinos think it’s classier to use the English. More impressive is if you pronounce it with an American accent. Anong “phone number” mo?