MAASIM

root word: asim, meaning ‘sourness’

maasim
sour

maasim na mangga
sour mango

Maasim ang mangga.
The mango is sour.

Maasim talaga ito.
This is really sour.

maasim na mukha
sour face

napaka-asim
so very sour

Bakit napakaasim ng mukha mo?
Why is your face so sour?

pina-asim
made sour

Paano mo ito pinaasim?
How did you make this sour?

Ano ang pinakamaasim na prutas sa mundo?
What is the sourest fruit in the world?