Filipino english words/phrases with other meanings

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In case you would like to visit our country, here are some words and phrases that we use with different meaning. :)


http://blog.lexcode.com.ph/5-english-words-phrases-used-differently-philippines/

Edzky-18

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Thanks for sharing

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Oh gosh the English version would break the internet ! 

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This so funny eh noh? High blood and chancing. hahaha

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Aileen.Cortes wrote:

This so funny eh noh? High blood and chancing. hahaha


Kya nga... nung nabasa ko sya natawa ako kasi iba nga naman meaning satin.. haha. Parang yung "I heart you" din.  

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Noman.Gul wrote:

Thanks for sharing


You're welcome. :)

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Jade.Xuereb wrote:

Oh gosh the English version would break the internet !


Hahaha. Indeed! 

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I think the term salvage that us Filipinos know came from the word salvaje (Spanish), if I'm not mistaken.

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Interesting. Thanks for posting! :)


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trots! HAHAHAHA

do the right thing even when nobody is watching

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gets

I'm reading the Malazan Book of the Fallen.

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Tama nga naman hehe..Thanks for sharing!

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