How to Say “Let’s…” in Tagalog

The simplest, easiest way to say “Let’s…” in Tagalog is to use the verb and then add tayo.

kain
eat

Kain tayo.
Let’s eat.


upo
sit

Upo tayo.
Let’s sit.


lakad
walk

Lakad tayo.
Let’s walk.


tulog
sleep

Tulog tayo.
Let’s sleep.


A more advanced way to say “Let’s…” in Tagalog is to conjugate the verb, then add tayo.

Kumain tayo.
Let’s eat.

Kumain tayo ng tinapay.
Let’s eat bread.


Umupo tayo.
Let’s sit.

Umupo tayo dito.
Let’s sit here.


Lumakad tayo.
Let’s walk.

Lumakad na lang tayo.
Let’s just walk.


Punta tayo doon.
Let’s go there.

Pumunta tayo doon.
Let’s go there.

Pumunta tayo sa dagat.
Let’s go to the ocean.


Tara. 
Let’s go.

Tara na sa Pilipinas.
Let’s go to the Philippines.

Tara na’t kumain.
Let’s go and eat.

Tara na’t lumakad.
Let’s go and walk.

Tara na’t mag-ingay.
Let’s go make noise.