TAO

tao
person

Ikaw ay mabuting tao.
You are a good person.

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AGOSTO

Agosto
August

Buwan ng Wikang Pambansa sa Pilipinas
National Language Month in the Philippines

Magkita tayo sa Agosto.
Let’s see each other in August.

Kailan sa Agosto?
When in August?

sa unang araw ng Agosto
on the first day of August

sa huling araw ng Agosto
on the last day of August

sa huling linggo ng Agosto
on the last week of August

sa susunod na Agosto
next August

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KAYUNGKÓNG

This is a very obscure Tagalog word that appears in only one printed dictionary we know of — a 176-page publication issued in Manila in the year 1950 by the Philippines’ Institute of National Language having the title A National Language – English Vocabulary. Continue reading “KAYUNGKÓNG”

HULYO

Hulyo
= July

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GISINGIN

root word: gising

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GISING

gisíng
awake

Gisíng na sila.
They’re awake already.

gising
to wake

Gumising sila
They woke up.

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TAWID

tawíd
crossing

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