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19 November 2013

Learn The Basic Filipino Language ( tagalog )

Top 10 Basic Tagalog Phrases to Know

Make an effort to learn at least a few basic

 phrases in Tagalog!

1. Magandang araw! = Beautiful day!
This is how Filipinos would say hello. It's the equivalent of "Good morning!" though you can use it in the early afternoon too.

2. Mahal kita. = I love you.
This is the most common way of saying 'I Love You.' This phrase can be used with anyone, from your wife to your grandfather.

3. Sarap nito. = This is delicious. / This feels good.
The Tagalog word for 'delicious' is also used for something that feels good.

4. Maligayang Bati. = Happy Wishes.
This is how Filipinos would say Happy Birthday.

5. Ayaw ko. = I don't want. / I don't like. / I don't want to.
This Tagalog phrases is often shortened to one word: Ayoko.

6. Gusto ko 'to. = I like this. / I want this.
The Tagalog word gusto can mean 'want' or ' like.'

7. Sandali lang. = Just a moment. (Wait. Hold on a sec.)

8. Ingat ka. = Take care.

9. Aalis na ako.
I'm leaving now. (A phrase Filipinos use when they'd like to say goodbye.)

10. Pasensya ka na. = Sorry, bear with me.
Use this phrase when you've done something that inconveniences a Filipino.

Source : Learn The Basic Filipino Language ( tagalog ) - Facebook