Table of Sentences
Aalis ang bus sa alas singko y kuwarto.
The bus will leave at quarter after five.
Aalis: will leave
ang: the; ang is the focus marker. ‘Ang’ marks the subject of a sentence.
sa: in, to, from, at, on, for; non-focus locative phrase marker
alas: o’clock; use before the time (in Tagalogized Spanish). Alas dose (Two o’clock)
y: used in telling time. Ex: Alas dose y medya. (Half-past twelve; 12:30) pronounced as long “e” (ee)