For example: karwas = carwash; imbestigador = investigator
One of the local TV stations has now a new show called: WANSAPANATAYM. I haven’t watched the show yet, but it was advertised as one of their new shows.
To understand the Philippine people better and to make them laugh at foreigners it is advised to learn some of their complicated language.
In previous posts I wrote already how to learn some of the Tagalog language. Check them:
Tagalog is breaking my tongue
more tagalog lessons 1
and also these posts about Tagalog used in the Philippines
funny Filipino writings
funny and remarkable advertizing signs in the Philippines
and this sad report:
No sex but food
Recently I found more interesting sites to learn Tagalog. They have podcast sound fragments to learn how to pronounce it as well.
and for adults only putanginamo-com-show
Enjoy learning and understanding this beautifull but complicated language.