These are examples of Filipino slang words formed from the switching of the order of the syllables of the original words.
goli, from ligo
to take a bath
golets, from the English phrase
astig, from tigas
gasmati, from matigas
hard-headed or stubborn
Ang pang-uri ay nagbibigay-turing sa pangngalan o panghalip.
An adjective modifies a noun or pronoun.
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Antonyms (Words Having Opposite Meanings)
Mga Halimbawa ng Magkakasalungat na Salita
Examples of Antonyms
bago : new
luma : old
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d5 / De5 = DeLima / Senator De Lima
D30 / DU30 / PDU30 = President Duterte
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Textese or the SMS language (txt-speak, txtese, chatspeak, txt, txtspk, txtk, txto, texting language, txt lingo, SMSish, txtslang, or txt talk) is a term for the abbreviations and slang commonly used in mobile phone text messaging, but also in other Internet-based communication such as email and instant messaging.
Initialisations (acronyms and abbreviations composed of initials)
KSP = Kulang sa Pansin
an attention seeker
Take Care Cuz I Care
out of place
LH = Laking Hadlang
“big obstruction” = cockblocker
Reductions and shortenings, and omission of parts of speech
cnsbi = sinasabi
kgv = kagabi
kona = ko na
sau = sa iyo
kc = kasi
because, cos, cuz
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