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===Vowels===
 
===Vowels===
  
This Bikol branch is formatted in Darageno dialect...
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The Bicol language generally has only 5 main vowels. They are pronounced just like their English counterparts. But there are some tricky pronunciations when reading Bicol texts, like glottal stops.
Some phrases , used Darageno .. in Daraga,Albay,Philippines..
 
  
*Aa-as in 'a' in father
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* Aa = as in father
  
*Ee-as in 'e' in eggplant
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* Ee = as in eggplant
  
*Ii-as in 'i' in Instant
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* Ii = as in ink
  
*Oo-as in 'o' in orange
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* Oo = as in order
  
*Uu-as in 'u' in ulcer
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* Uu = as in oooohh (not 'u' in "under")
  
*Ng-as in 'ng' in sing (it is semi-vowel)
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The ' is a glottal stop just like saying the word "butter" with a stop in the middle. (Buhh'er)
 
 
*Eu-as in 'i' in cousin
 
(a semi-vowel)
 
This is only exists in Darageno dialect
 
  
 
===Consonants===
 
===Consonants===
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===Common diphthongs===
 
===Common diphthongs===
 
*aw-as in 'ao' in carabao
 
 
*an-as in 'un' in understand
 
 
*os-as in 'os' in boss
 
 
*ng-as in 'ng' in sung
 
 
*eun-as in 'in' in cousin(exists in Darageno dialect)
 
 
*on-as in 'on' in Bonn
 
  
 
===DIFFICULTIES===
 
===DIFFICULTIES===
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===Basics===
 
===Basics===
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This dialect is based in and around Southern Albay dialect.
  
*Hello-Hello;Musta
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* Hello - Hello; Musta
 
(inf)-Nem;Num
 
(inf)-Nem;Num
  
*How are you-Musta na saimu?
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* How are you - Musta ka na? / Musta na kamo? (plural)
*Your latest?-Unu na lamang?
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* Your latest? - Uno na lamang? (casual) / Uno nang balita ta dyan? (f)
  
*You're Welcome-Warang unu man
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* You're Welcome - Warang uno man (f) ; Welcome tabi (casual)
  
*Fine,and you?-Maray,ika?
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* Fine, and you? - Marhay man, ika?
  
*Fine too-Maray man
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* Fine too - Marhay man ako.
  
*Good Morning-Maray na aga/buwas
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* Good Morning - Marhay na aga.
  
*Good noon-Maray na udto
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* Good noon - Marhay na udto.
  
*Good Afternoon-Maray na hapun/hapon
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* Good Afternoon - Marhay na hapon.
  
*Good evening-Maray na ga'bi
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* Good evening - Marhay na banggi / Marhay na ga'bi (Daraga accent)
  
*Good luck-Bwenas sa imo
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* Good luck - Good luck saimo.
  
*Please-Dali na
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* Please - Paki____ tabi.
  
*Excuse me-Tabi-tabi po
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* Excuse me - Tabi' po
  
*Thank you-Mabalos saimo;Salamateunun (Darageno)
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* Thank you - Mabalos saimo.
  
*Do you speak Bicol?-Tatawo ka magsabi nin paBikol?
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* Do you speak Bicol? - Tatao ka magtaram ki Bikol?
  
*Do you speak English?-Tatawo ka magsabi nin paIngles?
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* Do you speak English? - Tatao ka magtaram ki Ingles?
  
*Yes-Iyo or Eu
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* Yes - Iyo.
(Darageno)-Amu
 
  
*No-Dai;Indi
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* No - Dai / Di'
  
*How do you speak ___ in Bicol?-Panu ang ___ sabihun sa Bikol?
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* How do you speak ___ in Bicol? - Pa'nu ang ___ sabihun sa Bikol?
  
*Are you American/Japanese/Spanish/Chinese/Canadian/British?-Kano/Hapun/Kastila/Intsik/Kanadyan/Britis ka ba?
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* Are you American/Japanese/Spanish/Chinese/Canadian/British? - Kano/Hapun/Kastila/Intsik/Kanadyan/Britis ka?
  
*Bicol is such a nice place-Malanggayun ang Bikol talaga.
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* Bicol is such a nice place - Malanggayun ang Bikol talaga.
  
*I miss you-Naulila ako sa imo
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* I miss you - Naulila ako sa imo / Napupu'ngaw ako saimo
  
*I hate you-Abu na ko sa imo
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* I hate you - Habo' na ko sa imo / Anggot ako saimo
  
*Nice to meet-Kinamomotan takang makilala
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* Nice to meet you - Maogma akong namidbidan taka.
  
*You're beautiful-Magayonon ka
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* You're beautiful - Magayunon ka
  
*What's your name-Unung pangaran mo?
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* What's your name - Unung pangaran mo? / Anong ngaran mo?
  
*My name is__-__ang pangaran
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* My name is ____ - Ang pangaran (ngaran) ko ay si ____ (f) / ____ ang ngaran ko. (inf) / Ako si ____ (casual)
  
 
===Problems===
 
===Problems===
  
  
*Leave me alone- Pabayaa ako nin sulo
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* Leave me alone - Pabayae ako. / Paba'yan moko.
  
*Don't touch me!-Dai mu daw ako pagparakaptan!
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* Don't touch me! - Dai mo daw ako pagparakaptan!
  
*Stop ! Thief !-Pundo ! Parahabon !
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* Stop! Thief! - Pundo! Paraha'bon!
  
*I'll call the police-Aangalan ku ang pulis
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* I'll call the police - Aangalan ko ang pulis. , Maapod ako kan Pulis, Aap'dan ko ang Pulis.
  
*Police-Pulis
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* Police - Pulis
  
*I'm injured-Nalugadan ako
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* I'm injured - Nalugadan ako.
  
*Help-Tabang
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* Help! - Tabang!
  
*I need your help-Kaipuhan ku ang tabang mo
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* I need your help - Kaipuhan ko ang tabang mo.
  
*It's an emergency-Imerhencia utu
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* It's an emergency - Emergency itu, Emergency ini,
  
*I'm lost-Nawawara ako
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* I'm lost - Nawawara ako.
  
*Where am I now?-Diin na ako ngana?
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* Where am I now? - Sain na ko ngana? or Sain na ko ngunian?
  
*I need a doctor-Kaipuhan ku ning duktor
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* I need a doctor - Kaipuhan ku ki duktor.
  
*Can i borrow your phone?-Pede ku iramun ang selpown mo?
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* Can i borrow your phone? - Pwede ko masubli ang phone mo?
  
*Can i get your number?-Pede ku kuun ang numero mo?
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* Can i get your number? - Pwede ko agadun ang number mo?
  
*I will kill you-Titigbakun taika
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* I will kill you - Gagadanun taka.
  
*I'm hungry-Gutomon na aku
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* I'm hungry - Gutom na ako.
  
*Did you know where i am?-Aram mu kung diin na ako nakaantos?
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* Do you know where I am? - Aram mo kung sain na ako nakaantos? Aram mo tabi kung haun sain na ako?
  
*Your a whore-Puta ka
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* You're a whore - Puta ka!
  
*I had no money left-Wara na akong natura na kwarta
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* I have no money left - Wara na akong natada na kwarta.
  
*Do have some?-Igwa ka pa?
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* Do have some? - Igwa ka pa?
  
*Sorry,i'm tired-Pasensya na,pagal na ako
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* Sorry, I'm tired - Pasensya na, pagal na ako.
  
*How much the fare in jeepney?-Mamira/Manggurano man ang pamasahe sa dyip?
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* How much is the fare in jeepney? - Manggurano man ang pamasahe sa dyip?
  
*That's expensive-Mahalunun yan
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* That's expensive - Mahalun yan.
  
*Can i borrow your money?-Pede ko iramun ang kwarta mo?
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* Can I borrow your money? - Pwede ko mairam ang kwarta mo?, Pwede kong subliun si kwarta mo?  
  
*Sure,no problem-Sige,warang problema
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* Sure, no problem - Sige, warang problema., sige, mayong problema..
  
 
===Numbers===
 
===Numbers===
  
0-Buklo;Siro
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0 - Wara / Siro / Buklo
  
1-Saro;Isad;Usad
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1 - Saro
  
2-Duwa;Panduwa;Dos
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2 - Duwa / Dos
  
3-Tulo;Pantulo;Tres
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3 - Tulo / Tres
  
4-Apat;Pangupat;Kuwatro
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4 - Upat / Kwatro
  
5-Lima;Panlima
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5 - Lima / Singko
  
6-Anum;Panganum
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6 - Anum / Sais
  
7-Pito;Pangpito;Siyete
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7 - Pito / Syete
  
8-Walu or Walo
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8 - Walo / Otso
  
9-Siyam
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9 - Siyam / Nuebe
  
10-Sampulo;Pulo
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10 - Sampulo / Dyis
  
11-Onse
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11 - Onse
  
12-Dose
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12 - Dose
  
13-Trese
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13 - Trese
  
14-Katorse
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14 - Katorse
  
15-Kinse
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15 - Kinse
  
16-Disisais
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16 - Disisais
  
17-Disisyete
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17 - Disisyete
  
18-Disiotso
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18 - Disiotso
  
19-Disinuwebe
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19 - Disinuwebe
  
20-Bainte;Bente
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20 - Bainte
  
21-Bente-uno
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21 - Bente-uno
  
22-Bente-dos
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22 - Bente-dos
  
30-Trainta
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30 - Trainta
  
40-Kwarinta
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40 - Kwarinta
  
50-Sitenta
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50 - Singkwenta
  
60-Sisenta
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60 - Sisenta
  
70-
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70 - Sitenta
  
80-
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80 - Otsenta
  
90-
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90 - Nubenta
  
100-sanggatos
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100 - Sanggatos
  
101-sanggatos-uno
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101 - Sanggatos may saro
  
102-sanggatos-dos
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102 - Sanggatos may duwa
  
500-
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500 - Limang-gatos
  
1000-ribo
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1000 - Sangribo
  
2000-duwang ribo
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2000 - Duwang ribo
  
3000-tulong ribo
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3000 - Tulong ribo
  
10000-panampulong ribo
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10000 - Panampulong ribo / Dyesmil
  
1000000-sarong milyon;isad na milyon
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1000000 - Sarong milyon
  
1000000000-sarong bilyon
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1000000000 - Sarong bilyon
  
 
===Time===
 
===Time===
 
 
 
====Clock time====
 
====Clock time====
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* 12:00 am - Alas dose nin aga
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* 1:00 am - Ala una nin aga,
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* 2:00 am - Alas dos nin aga
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* 3:00am - Alas tres nin aga
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* 4:00am - Alas kwatro nin aga
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* 5:00 am - Alas singko nin aga
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* 6:00 am - Alas sais nin aga
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* 7:00 am - Alas syete nin aga
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* 8:00 am - Alas otso nin aga
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* 9:00 am - Alas nuebe nin aga
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* 10:00 am - Alas dyis nin aga
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* 11:00 am - Alas onse nin aga
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* 12:00 pm - Alas dose nin hapon (udto)
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* 1:00 pm - Ala una nin hapon
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* 2:00 pm - Alas dos nin hapon
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* 3:00 pm - Alas tres nin hapon
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* 4:00 pm - Alas kwatro nin hapon
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* 5:00 pm - Alas singko nin hapon
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* 6:00 pm - Alas sais nin gabi, alas sais ning banggui
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* 7:00 pm - Alas syete nin gabi, alas siete ning banggui
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* 8:00 pm - Alas otso nin gabi, alas otso ning banggui
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* 9:00 pm - Alas nuebe nin gabi, alas nueve ning banggui
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* 10:00 pm - Alas dyis nin gabi, alas diyes ning banggui
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* 11:00 pm - Alas onse nin gabi, alas onse ning banggui
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* Minute - Minuto
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* Hour - Oras
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* Clock - Orasan
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* Seconds - Segundo
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* Quartertime - La'bus na oras
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* Shorthand - Hali'pot na kamot
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* Longhand - Halabang kamot
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* Wall clock - Pangparil na orasan
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* Grandclock - Panggarabos na orasan
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* Wristwatch - Relo
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====Duration====
 
====Duration====
 
 
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*Sunday-Dominggo
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* Sunday - Dominggo
  
*Monday-Lunes
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* Monday - Lunes
  
*Tuesday-Martes
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* Tuesday - Martes
  
*Wednesday-Myerkules
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* Wednesday - Miyerkules
  
*Thursday-Webes
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* Thursday - Huwebes
  
*Friday-Byernes
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* Friday - Biyernes
  
*Saturday-Sabado
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* Saturday - Sabado
  
 
====Months====
 
====Months====
  
  
*January-Hanyero;Enero
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* January - Enero
  
*February-Pebraryo;Pebrero
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* February - Pebrero
  
*March-Marsu
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* March - Marso
  
*April-Abril
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* April - Abril
  
*May-Mayo
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* May - Mayo
  
*June-Hunyo
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* June - Hunyo
  
*July-Hulyo
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* July - Hulyo
  
*August-Ogosto;Agosto
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* August - Agosto
  
*September-Setyembre
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* September - Setyembre
  
*October-Oktobre
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* October - Oktobre
  
*November-Nobyembre
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* November - Nobyembre
  
*December-Disyembre
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* December - Disyembre
  
 
====Writing time and date====
 
====Writing time and date====
  
  
*January 9 2000-Inero nuwebe dos mil
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* January 9 2000 - Nuebe nin Enero taong dos mil
  
 
===Colors===
 
===Colors===
  
*Blue-Azul;Asul;Blu
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* Blue-Azul;Asul;Blu
  
*Red-Pula
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* Red-Pula
  
*Orange-Darandan;Dalandan
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* Orange - Orange
  
*Green-Bughaw;Luntian
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* Green - Berde / Green
  
*Yellow-Dilaw
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* Yellow - Dilaw / Yellow
  
*Violet-Lila;Bayolet
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* Violet - Bayolet
  
*Black-Itum
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* Black - Itum
  
*White-Puti
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* White - Puti
  
*Color of rainbow-Kulay nin reynbow
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* Color of rainbow - Kulay nin reynbow
  
*Indigo-Indigu
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* Indigo - Indigo
  
*Cyan-Sayan
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* Cyan - Sayan
  
*Magenta-Mahenta
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* Magenta - Mahenta
  
*Maroon-Marun
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* Maroon - Maroon
  
*Yellowgreen-Dilaw asin bughaw na kulay
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* Yellowgreen - Dilaw asin bughaw na kulay
  
*Redviolet-Pulangbayolet na kulay
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* Redviolet - Pulangbayolet na kulay
  
*Greenyellow-Bughaw na dilaw na kulay
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* Greenyellow - Bughaw na dilaw na kulay
  
*Mixed-Hinalu/o
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* Mixed - Hinalo
  
*Hue-Kulay
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* Hue - Kulay
  
 
===Transportation===
 
===Transportation===
 
 
 
====Bus and train====
 
====Bus and train====
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* How much is a ticket to___ - Manggurano an tiket paduman sa___
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* One ticket to___ please - Sarong tiket paduman sa ____ tabi.
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* Where does the bus/train go? - Sain paduman an bus/tren?
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* Where is the bus/train ? - Sain an bus/tren?
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* Does this bus/train stop in___? - Nagapundo ining bus/train sa___?
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* When does the bus/train for___will leave? - Kina'no an bus/tren magalarga paduman ___?
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* When will the bus/train arrive in___? - Kina'no magalarga paduman sa ____ an bus/tren?
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====Directions====
 
====Directions====
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* How do I get to___? - Pa'no ako makaduman sa___?
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* Train station - Istasyon nin tren
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* Bus station - Istasyon nin bus
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* Airport - Palupadan; Airport
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* Where are there a lot of___? - Sain duman an kadakol ki___?
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* Is it far from here? - Harayo daw yan digdi?
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* Can you show me on the map? - Pwedeng ipahiling mo sako digdi sa mapa?
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* Street - Agihan / Dalan
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* Turn left - Liko sa wala
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* Turn right - Liko sa tuo
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* Left - Wala
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* Right - Tuo
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* Straight ahead - Abante sana
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* Intersection - Sabatan
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* Uphill - Patukad
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* Downhill - Parusdos
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====Taxi====
 
====Taxi====
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* Taxi! - Taksi!
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* Take me to___ please - Iatod mo ako sa___ tabi.
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* How much does it cost to take to ___? - Pira an pamasahe paduman sa ___?
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* Take me there, please - Iatod mo ako duman, tabi.
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===Lodging===
 
===Lodging===
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How much is one room for a night?= Manggurano tabi ang kwarto sa sarong banggui?
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How much is the food? = Manggurano tabi ang pagkakan?
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How much is for one person? = Manggurano tabi ang sarong kataho?
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How much is for two? = Manggurano tabi ang duwang kataho?
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Is there any rooms for rent here in this place? = Igwa daw tabing pwedeng bayadang kwarto igdi sa lugar na ini?
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Is there any hotel here? = Igwa daw tabing mga hotel idgi?
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Where it is exactly? = Sain daw idto tabi?
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Is there available room? = igwa daw tabing kwarto?
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How is the facility? = papano daw tabi ang mga facilidades?
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Is the food free? = Libre tabi ang pagkakan
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Can I go out anytime if i like to walk outside? = Pwede ako tabing magluwas kun gusto kong maglakaw lakaw?
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Thank you for your service = Mabalos sa saindo tabing serbisyo.
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I really like the place and the people = gusto ko ang lugar pati mga tawo.
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===Money===
 
===Money===
 
 
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===Shopping===
 
===Shopping===
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* How much is this? - Manggurano ini?
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* That's only just P1,000 - Sarong mil piso man lang yan.
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* Is this the right dress for me? - Bagay man ining bado sakuya?
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* That dress is beautiful - Malanggayon san na bado.
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* Go to the casier - Dumuman sa bayadan (cashier).
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* My money is insufficient - Di na kasya ang kwarta ko.
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* Where is the cosmetic section? - Sain an bakalan nin mga kosmetik?
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* Would you like to come with me? - Muya mong mag-iba sakuya?
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* We'll go shopping - Mamasyar kita.
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* How many stuffs will you buy then? - Pira man an babakalun mong gamit?
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* Out of stock - Wara nang butang.
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* Get some shopping cart - Kumua nin shopping cart.
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* Which is better, this or that? - Arin an mas magayon, ini o itu?
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* If you like, you may want to invite your friends to join us - Kung muya mo, imbitahun mo man su mga barkada mo na mag-iba samu.
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* How expensive! - Mahalun!
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* Can i use my credit card? - Pwede ko gamitun an credit card?
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* Shopping centre - Sentro ki pasyaran.
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===Driving===
 
===Driving===
 
 
 
===Authority===
 
===Authority===
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* President - Presidente
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* Vice-President - Bise-Presidente
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* Mayor - Mayor
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* Police - Pulis
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* Traffic Enforcer - Tagakontrol nin Trapiko
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* Governor - Gobernador
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* Doctor - Duktor
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* Nurse - Nars
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* Janitor - Dyanitor / Paralinig
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* Worker - Paragibo / Trabahador
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*Teacher - Maestro(a)

Latest revision as of 17:00, 22 June 2018

Bikol is a language spoken by people in the Bicol region on southeastern Luzon in the Philippines. It was highly influenced by the Spanish language.

Pronunciation guide[edit]

Vowels[edit]

The Bicol language generally has only 5 main vowels. They are pronounced just like their English counterparts. But there are some tricky pronunciations when reading Bicol texts, like glottal stops.

  • Aa = as in father
  • Ee = as in eggplant
  • Ii = as in ink
  • Oo = as in order
  • Uu = as in oooohh (not 'u' in "under")

The ' is a glottal stop just like saying the word "butter" with a stop in the middle. (Buhh'er)

Consonants[edit]

  • Pronounced like English alphabet*

BbDdGgHhKkLlMmNnPpRrSsTtWwYy

Common diphthongs[edit]

DIFFICULTIES[edit]

  • Ng-as in 'nang'
  • mga-as in 'manga'

Phrase list[edit]

Some phrases in this phrasebook still need to be translated. If you know anything about this language, you can help by plunging forward and translating a phrase.


Basics[edit]

This dialect is based in and around Southern Albay dialect.

  • Hello - Hello; Musta

(inf)-Nem;Num

  • How are you - Musta ka na? / Musta na kamo? (plural)
  • Your latest? - Uno na lamang? (casual) / Uno nang balita ta dyan? (f)
  • You're Welcome - Warang uno man (f) ; Welcome tabi (casual)
  • Fine, and you? - Marhay man, ika?
  • Fine too - Marhay man ako.
  • Good Morning - Marhay na aga.
  • Good noon - Marhay na udto.
  • Good Afternoon - Marhay na hapon.
  • Good evening - Marhay na banggi / Marhay na ga'bi (Daraga accent)
  • Good luck - Good luck saimo.
  • Please - Paki____ tabi.
  • Excuse me - Tabi' po
  • Thank you - Mabalos saimo.
  • Do you speak Bicol? - Tatao ka magtaram ki Bikol?
  • Do you speak English? - Tatao ka magtaram ki Ingles?
  • Yes - Iyo.
  • No - Dai / Di'
  • How do you speak ___ in Bicol? - Pa'nu ang ___ sabihun sa Bikol?
  • Are you American/Japanese/Spanish/Chinese/Canadian/British? - Kano/Hapun/Kastila/Intsik/Kanadyan/Britis ka?
  • Bicol is such a nice place - Malanggayun ang Bikol talaga.
  • I miss you - Naulila ako sa imo / Napupu'ngaw ako saimo
  • I hate you - Habo' na ko sa imo / Anggot ako saimo
  • Nice to meet you - Maogma akong namidbidan taka.
  • You're beautiful - Magayunon ka
  • What's your name - Unung pangaran mo? / Anong ngaran mo?
  • My name is ____ - Ang pangaran (ngaran) ko ay si ____ (f) / ____ ang ngaran ko. (inf) / Ako si ____ (casual)

Problems[edit]

  • Leave me alone - Pabayae ako. / Paba'yan moko.
  • Don't touch me! - Dai mo daw ako pagparakaptan!
  • Stop! Thief! - Pundo! Paraha'bon!
  • I'll call the police - Aangalan ko ang pulis. , Maapod ako kan Pulis, Aap'dan ko ang Pulis.
  • Police - Pulis
  • I'm injured - Nalugadan ako.
  • Help! - Tabang!
  • I need your help - Kaipuhan ko ang tabang mo.
  • It's an emergency - Emergency itu, Emergency ini,
  • I'm lost - Nawawara ako.
  • Where am I now? - Sain na ko ngana? or Sain na ko ngunian?
  • I need a doctor - Kaipuhan ku ki duktor.
  • Can i borrow your phone? - Pwede ko masubli ang phone mo?
  • Can i get your number? - Pwede ko agadun ang number mo?
  • I will kill you - Gagadanun taka.
  • I'm hungry - Gutom na ako.
  • Do you know where I am? - Aram mo kung sain na ako nakaantos? Aram mo tabi kung haun sain na ako?
  • You're a whore - Puta ka!
  • I have no money left - Wara na akong natada na kwarta.
  • Do have some? - Igwa ka pa?
  • Sorry, I'm tired - Pasensya na, pagal na ako.
  • How much is the fare in jeepney? - Manggurano man ang pamasahe sa dyip?
  • That's expensive - Mahalun yan.
  • Can I borrow your money? - Pwede ko mairam ang kwarta mo?, Pwede kong subliun si kwarta mo?
  • Sure, no problem - Sige, warang problema., sige, mayong problema..

Numbers[edit]

0 - Wara / Siro / Buklo

1 - Saro

2 - Duwa / Dos

3 - Tulo / Tres

4 - Upat / Kwatro

5 - Lima / Singko

6 - Anum / Sais

7 - Pito / Syete

8 - Walo / Otso

9 - Siyam / Nuebe

10 - Sampulo / Dyis

11 - Onse

12 - Dose

13 - Trese

14 - Katorse

15 - Kinse

16 - Disisais

17 - Disisyete

18 - Disiotso

19 - Disinuwebe

20 - Bainte

21 - Bente-uno

22 - Bente-dos

30 - Trainta

40 - Kwarinta

50 - Singkwenta

60 - Sisenta

70 - Sitenta

80 - Otsenta

90 - Nubenta

100 - Sanggatos

101 - Sanggatos may saro

102 - Sanggatos may duwa

500 - Limang-gatos

1000 - Sangribo

2000 - Duwang ribo

3000 - Tulong ribo

10000 - Panampulong ribo / Dyesmil

1000000 - Sarong milyon

1000000000 - Sarong bilyon

Time[edit]

Clock time[edit]

  • 12:00 am - Alas dose nin aga
  • 1:00 am - Ala una nin aga,
  • 2:00 am - Alas dos nin aga
  • 3:00am - Alas tres nin aga
  • 4:00am - Alas kwatro nin aga
  • 5:00 am - Alas singko nin aga
  • 6:00 am - Alas sais nin aga
  • 7:00 am - Alas syete nin aga
  • 8:00 am - Alas otso nin aga
  • 9:00 am - Alas nuebe nin aga
  • 10:00 am - Alas dyis nin aga
  • 11:00 am - Alas onse nin aga
  • 12:00 pm - Alas dose nin hapon (udto)
  • 1:00 pm - Ala una nin hapon
  • 2:00 pm - Alas dos nin hapon
  • 3:00 pm - Alas tres nin hapon
  • 4:00 pm - Alas kwatro nin hapon
  • 5:00 pm - Alas singko nin hapon
  • 6:00 pm - Alas sais nin gabi, alas sais ning banggui
  • 7:00 pm - Alas syete nin gabi, alas siete ning banggui
  • 8:00 pm - Alas otso nin gabi, alas otso ning banggui
  • 9:00 pm - Alas nuebe nin gabi, alas nueve ning banggui
  • 10:00 pm - Alas dyis nin gabi, alas diyes ning banggui
  • 11:00 pm - Alas onse nin gabi, alas onse ning banggui
  • Minute - Minuto
  • Hour - Oras
  • Clock - Orasan
  • Seconds - Segundo
  • Quartertime - La'bus na oras
  • Shorthand - Hali'pot na kamot
  • Longhand - Halabang kamot
  • Wall clock - Pangparil na orasan
  • Grandclock - Panggarabos na orasan
  • Wristwatch - Relo

Duration[edit]

Days[edit]

  • Sunday - Dominggo
  • Monday - Lunes
  • Tuesday - Martes
  • Wednesday - Miyerkules
  • Thursday - Huwebes
  • Friday - Biyernes
  • Saturday - Sabado

Months[edit]

  • January - Enero
  • February - Pebrero
  • March - Marso
  • April - Abril
  • May - Mayo
  • June - Hunyo
  • July - Hulyo
  • August - Agosto
  • September - Setyembre
  • October - Oktobre
  • November - Nobyembre
  • December - Disyembre

Writing time and date[edit]

  • January 9 2000 - Nuebe nin Enero taong dos mil

Colors[edit]

  • Blue-Azul;Asul;Blu
  • Red-Pula
  • Orange - Orange
  • Green - Berde / Green
  • Yellow - Dilaw / Yellow
  • Violet - Bayolet
  • Black - Itum
  • White - Puti
  • Color of rainbow - Kulay nin reynbow
  • Indigo - Indigo
  • Cyan - Sayan
  • Magenta - Mahenta
  • Maroon - Maroon
  • Yellowgreen - Dilaw asin bughaw na kulay
  • Redviolet - Pulangbayolet na kulay
  • Greenyellow - Bughaw na dilaw na kulay
  • Mixed - Hinalo
  • Hue - Kulay

Transportation[edit]

Bus and train[edit]

  • How much is a ticket to___ - Manggurano an tiket paduman sa___
  • One ticket to___ please - Sarong tiket paduman sa ____ tabi.
  • Where does the bus/train go? - Sain paduman an bus/tren?
  • Where is the bus/train ? - Sain an bus/tren?
  • Does this bus/train stop in___? - Nagapundo ining bus/train sa___?
  • When does the bus/train for___will leave? - Kina'no an bus/tren magalarga paduman ___?
  • When will the bus/train arrive in___? - Kina'no magalarga paduman sa ____ an bus/tren?

Directions[edit]

  • How do I get to___? - Pa'no ako makaduman sa___?
  • Train station - Istasyon nin tren
  • Bus station - Istasyon nin bus
  • Airport - Palupadan; Airport
  • Where are there a lot of___? - Sain duman an kadakol ki___?
  • Is it far from here? - Harayo daw yan digdi?
  • Can you show me on the map? - Pwedeng ipahiling mo sako digdi sa mapa?
  • Street - Agihan / Dalan
  • Turn left - Liko sa wala
  • Turn right - Liko sa tuo
  • Left - Wala
  • Right - Tuo
  • Straight ahead - Abante sana
  • Intersection - Sabatan
  • Uphill - Patukad
  • Downhill - Parusdos

Taxi[edit]

  • Taxi! - Taksi!
  • Take me to___ please - Iatod mo ako sa___ tabi.
  • How much does it cost to take to ___? - Pira an pamasahe paduman sa ___?
  • Take me there, please - Iatod mo ako duman, tabi.

Lodging[edit]

How much is one room for a night?= Manggurano tabi ang kwarto sa sarong banggui?

How much is the food? = Manggurano tabi ang pagkakan?

How much is for one person? = Manggurano tabi ang sarong kataho?

How much is for two? = Manggurano tabi ang duwang kataho?

Is there any rooms for rent here in this place? = Igwa daw tabing pwedeng bayadang kwarto igdi sa lugar na ini?

Is there any hotel here? = Igwa daw tabing mga hotel idgi?

Where it is exactly? = Sain daw idto tabi?

Is there available room? = igwa daw tabing kwarto?

How is the facility? = papano daw tabi ang mga facilidades?

Is the food free? = Libre tabi ang pagkakan

Can I go out anytime if i like to walk outside? = Pwede ako tabing magluwas kun gusto kong maglakaw lakaw?

Thank you for your service = Mabalos sa saindo tabing serbisyo.

I really like the place and the people = gusto ko ang lugar pati mga tawo.

Money[edit]

Eating[edit]

Bars[edit]

Shopping[edit]

  • How much is this? - Manggurano ini?
  • That's only just P1,000 - Sarong mil piso man lang yan.
  • Is this the right dress for me? - Bagay man ining bado sakuya?
  • That dress is beautiful - Malanggayon san na bado.
  • Go to the casier - Dumuman sa bayadan (cashier).
  • My money is insufficient - Di na kasya ang kwarta ko.
  • Where is the cosmetic section? - Sain an bakalan nin mga kosmetik?
  • Would you like to come with me? - Muya mong mag-iba sakuya?
  • We'll go shopping - Mamasyar kita.
  • How many stuffs will you buy then? - Pira man an babakalun mong gamit?
  • Out of stock - Wara nang butang.
  • Get some shopping cart - Kumua nin shopping cart.
  • Which is better, this or that? - Arin an mas magayon, ini o itu?
  • If you like, you may want to invite your friends to join us - Kung muya mo, imbitahun mo man su mga barkada mo na mag-iba samu.
  • How expensive! - Mahalun!
  • Can i use my credit card? - Pwede ko gamitun an credit card?
  • Shopping centre - Sentro ki pasyaran.

Driving[edit]

Authority[edit]

  • President - Presidente
  • Vice-President - Bise-Presidente
  • Mayor - Mayor
  • Police - Pulis
  • Traffic Enforcer - Tagakontrol nin Trapiko
  • Governor - Gobernador
  • Doctor - Duktor
  • Nurse - Nars
  • Janitor - Dyanitor / Paralinig
  • Worker - Paragibo / Trabahador
  • Teacher - Maestro(a)