Conversational Tagalog: A Functional-Situational Approach (Google eBook)

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University of Hawaii Press, Jan 1, 1985 - Foreign Language Study - 341 pages
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Conversational Tagalog is an introductory-level text that was created for adult foreign/second language learners of Tagalog. It is designed to give practice in idiomatic Tagalog conversation by focusing exercises on simple language functions. The lessons are developed to encourage the interactional nature of communication.
  

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User Review  - pjr8888 - Goodreads

Textbook used in Elementary/Intermediate Tagalog course at City College of San Francisco (CCSF) NEEDS to have a co-ordinated audio/cisual computer component!!!! Read full review

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User Review  - Jennifer Jemera - Goodreads

Taking the Tagalog 402 class at Sacramento city college. Much of the text seems to be outdated and my professor pointed out some error in the book as far as spelling. Overall, it's still a great tool to use when learning Tagalog Read full review

Contents

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Page 2 - The honorific particle po is roughly equivalent to *Sir' or 'Ma'am' in English. It is used for older people, for one's superiors, or for strangers. It is significantly absent from the speech of older people and superiors in conversations between equals such as friends or peers. While obligatory in the speech of provincial folks, ho is a less formal variant or a colloquial form of po. The chart given below summarized the uses of po (or ho). The minus sign before po means that po is omitted, and the...

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