ABRELATA

abrelata
can opener

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TAPOS

tapos
(stress on first syllable)
done, complete, finished

Kumain kami…. tapos nagpahinga.
We ate… and then rested.


tapós
(accent on second syllable)
to have finished something

 

Tapós na ako.
I’m done.

Tapós na kami.
We’re done.

Tapós ka na ba?
Are you done?

Sa wakas, tapós na ako.
Finally, I’m done!

Tapós na ang bakasyon.
Vacation is over.

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HALIKA

pumarito ka, pumarine ka, parini ka

Halika.
Come here.

Halika dito.
Come here.

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September in Tagalog

The Filipino word Setyembre comes from the Spanish word septiembre.

Setyembre
September

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TANONG

tanong
question

May tanong ako.
I have a question.

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AGOSTO

Agosto
August

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

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SEKSI

seksi
sexy, hot

Seksi ba ako?
Am I sexy?

Ang seksi mo!
You’re so hot.

Seksing seksi.
Very sexy.

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