Examples of Tagalog Sentences (Fish)

The Tagalog word for ‘fish’ is isda.

Anong klaseng isda ito?
What kind of fish is this?

Sariwa ba ito?
Is this fresh?


lansa
fishy (smell)

Malansa ng amoy.
It smells fishy.


Paki-himay mo ang isda.
If you could have the fish deboned, please.

Natinik ako.
I got a fishbone stuck in my throat.


Ang sarap ng tangigi.
The mackerel is delicious!

Ang laki ng hito!
The catfish is very big.

Ang alat ng tuyo!
The dried fish is so salty!

Magkano ang lapu-lapu?
How much is the grouper?

Nakakatakot ang pating.
The shark is scary.

Saan kaya ako makakabili ng sariwang sardinas?
I wonder where I can buy fresh sardines…