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; How are you? :  ? (''Kumusta ka ?'')
 
; How are you? :  ? (''Kumusta ka ?'')
 
; Fine, thank you. :  . (''Maayo, Salamat po/ho '')
 
; Fine, thank you. :  . (''Maayo, Salamat po/ho '')
; What is your name? :  ? (''Unsay omong pangalan?, unsay ngalan mo'')
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; What is your name? :  ? (''Unsay imong ngan?, unsay ngan mo'')
 
; My name is ______ . :  ______ . (''Aho si  _____ .'')
 
; My name is ______ . :  ______ . (''Aho si  _____ .'')
 
; Nice to meet you. :  . ('' '')
 
; Nice to meet you. :  . ('' '')
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; Thank you. :  . ('' '')
 
; Thank you. :  . ('' '')
 
; You're welcome. :  . ('' '')
 
; You're welcome. :  . ('' '')
; Yes. :  . (''Opo '')
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; Yes. :  . (''Oo '')
; No. :  . (''Dili '')
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; No. :  . (''Di '')
 
; Excuse me. (''getting attention'') :  . ('' '')
 
; Excuse me. (''getting attention'') :  . ('' '')
 
; Excuse me. (''begging pardon'') :  . ('' '')
 
; Excuse me. (''begging pardon'') :  . ('' '')
; I'm sorry. :  . ('' '')
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; I'm sorry. :  . (''pasayloa ko '')
; Goodbye : Pasaylo-a ho . ('' '')
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; Goodbye : ngari nami . ('' '')
 
; Goodbye (''informal'') : Babay  . ('' '')
 
; Goodbye (''informal'') : Babay  . ('' '')
 
; I can't speak ''I can't speak'' [well]. :  [ ]. ('' [ ]'')
 
; I can't speak ''I can't speak'' [well]. :  [ ]. ('' [ ]'')

Revision as of 13:24, 14 April 2009

Boholano is a dialect of the language Cebuano which is spoken in Bohol. it is spoken in southern Philippines.

Pronunciation guide

Boholano has the same pronunciation as Tagalog.

Basics

Hello. 
Halo . ( )
Hello. (informal
. ( )
How are you? 
 ? (Kumusta ka ?)
Fine, thank you. 
. (Maayo, Salamat po/ho )
What is your name? 
 ? (Unsay imong ngan?, unsay ngan mo)
My name is ______ . 
______ . (Aho si _____ .)
Nice to meet you. 
. ( )
Please. 
. ( )
Thank you. 
. ( )
You're welcome. 
. ( )
Yes. 
. (Oo )
No. 
. (Di )
Excuse me. (getting attention
. ( )
Excuse me. (begging pardon
. ( )
I'm sorry. 
. (pasayloa ko )
Goodbye 
ngari nami . ( )
Goodbye (informal
Babay . ( )
I can't speak I can't speak [well]. 
[ ]. ( [ ])
Do you speak English? 
 ? ( ?)
Is there someone here who speaks English? 
 ? ( ?)
Help! 
Tabang ! (Tah bahng !)
Look out! 
Pangbantay ! ( !)
Good morning. 
Maayong buntag . (Mah ai yong boon tahg )
Good evening. 
Maayong gabii . (gah bee ee )
Good night. 
Maayong gabii . ( )
Good night (to sleep
. ( )
I don't understand. 
Dili ho makasabot . ( )
Where is the toilet? 
Asa dapit ang kasilyas ? ( ?)

Problems

Numbers

1 usa
2 duha
3 tulo
4 upat
5 lima
6 unum
7 pito
8 walo
9 siyam
10 napulo
10 onwards are the same as Cebuano, but you may use English or Spanish

Time

Clock time

Duration

Days

Months

Writing time and date

Colors

Blue= asul
Balck= itum
Red= pula
Yellow= dalag

===Transportation===;Car= kotse (ko che)

Bus and train

Directions

Taxi

Hoy! ( Hoi!)

Lodging

Money

Peso= Piso (peeso)
Dollar= Dolyar (doll yar)

Eating

Bars

Shopping

Driving

Authority

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