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commonly used phrases

How are you?
Kamusta ka?

Thank you very much.
Salamat gid.

Good morning!
Maayong aga!

Where are you going?
Diin ka makadto?

I am going to...
Makadto ako sa...


When Confused, resort to catch all word kwan which can mean anything from food to clothing to vehicle, provided you accompany the word kwan with appropriate gestures or sign with hands, face or other parts of the body.

But why bother? 99.4% of Ilonggos can understand and speak English.

Source: Western Visayas Tourism Center

  • Intro Updated Jan 27, 2009
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  • barbie_sunrise's Profile Photo
    Sep 1, 2011 at 8:57 AM

    Happy Birthday!!!

  • clarice_ldr's Profile Photo
    Nov 30, 2009 at 6:27 PM

    hi aixx! dinagyang tickets will be out early january. remind me to update you, check your VT mail for details.

  • Nov 18, 2009 at 5:03 AM

    hi clarice! i would also like to ask where can i acquire the ticket for seat reservation and media id? pleas email me the info if you have time. booked for dinagyang this jan22-25 =) many thanks!

  • Donna_in_India's Profile Photo
    Aug 31, 2009 at 9:32 PM

    Hi Clarice - wishing you a happy birthday! Have a special day.

  • winzkie_d_pooh's Profile Photo
    Aug 31, 2009 at 5:58 PM

    hi...just got back from our cebu trip in bantayan & malapascua island with my family & vt barbs...im the first one to greet you...happy happy birthday...hope you had a wonderful celebration...ingatz...

  • rosellevillanueva's Profile Photo
    Nov 10, 2008 at 9:04 AM

    Hi Clarice, i read some questions of some members ,and i noticed that i could buy tickets to watch the performing tribes, Where i could purchase the tickets? and How much?Thanks a lot....we are travelling from Manila

  • myspices's Profile Photo
    Sep 17, 2008 at 10:44 AM

    Hi Clarice, thanks for dropping by my Homepage. Great travel pages you have there. Looking forward to your Home page :) Greetings from Feejin in Malaysia

  • Court94403's Profile Photo
    Sep 1, 2008 at 12:59 AM

    Nice pages, Happy Birthday!

  • Yla's Profile Photo
    Nov 8, 2007 at 1:31 AM

    Thanks for the help Clarice! Appreciate it very much :)

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