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Tagalog, which is mainly spoken in the Philippines, is one of the most beautiful languages in Asia. Writer and self-confessed language nerd Kris Andres wants to share that beauty to you. Whether you are visiting the country for business or pleasure, married or dating a Filipino, an English-speaking Filipino trying to find their ethnic identity, or just trying to learn a new language, this podcast is for you. It features lessons and exercises that would help you understand the Tagalog language and (hopefully) speak like a true-blooded Pinoy.

Tagalog, which is mainly spoken in the Philippines, is one of the most beautiful languages in Asia. Writer and self-confessed language nerd Kris Andres wants to share that beauty to you. Whether you are visiting the country for business or pleasure, married or dating a Filipino, an English-speaking Filipino trying to find their ethnic identity, or just trying to learn a new language, this podcast is for you. It features lessons and exercises that would help you understand the Tagalog language and (hopefully) speak like a true-blooded Pinoy.
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Tagalog, which is mainly spoken in the Philippines, is one of the most beautiful languages in Asia. Writer and self-confessed language nerd Kris Andres wants to share that beauty to you. Whether you are visiting the country for business or pleasure, married or dating a Filipino, an English-speaking Filipino trying to find their ethnic identity, or just trying to learn a new language, this podcast is for you. It features lessons and exercises that would help you understand the Tagalog language and (hopefully) speak like a true-blooded Pinoy.

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Episodes

Lesson 5: Focus On, Focus Off (Markers, Part 1)

4/15/2019
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Markers are integral in the Tagalog language, but not a lot of Filipino language courses teach this. On this episode, we learn how markers work, as well as the importance of focus in a Tagalog sentence. Support this podcast for as little as $1: patreon.com/gofilipinopod Answer a quick survey to get to know you: bit.ly/gofilipinosurvey For inquiries, email me at gofilipinopod@gmail.com Special thanks to "Rainbows" by Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com). This podcast is sponsored by Anchor

Duration:00:23:34

Lesson 4: Taking Names (Who?)

4/10/2019
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On this lesson, we learn new sentences revolving around the Tagalog word for "WHO," which you can use on telephone conversations and learning about new people. Support my podcast for as little as $1: patreon.com/gofilipinopod Answer a quick survey so advertisers get to know more about you: bit.ly/gofilipinosurvey For inquiries, email me at gofilipinopod@gmail.com Special thanks to "Rainbows" by Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com). Additional sound effects obtained from zapsplat.com. This...

Duration:00:21:39

Lesson 3: Building Your Vocabulary (What?)

3/31/2019
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In this lesson, we learn about how to build your Tagalog vocabulary, which involves a lot of "what's this" and "what's that," all while getting acquainted to Filipino cuisine and its king: the pig. Support my podcast for as little as $1: patreon.com/gofilipinopod Answer a quick survey so advertisers get to know more about my listeners: bit.ly/gofilipinosurvey Want me to translate something to Tagalog? E-mail me at gofilipinopod@gmail.com Special thanks to "Rainbows" by Kevin MacLeod...

Duration:00:19:50

Bonus Lesson: Double Vowels and Glottal Stops

3/16/2019
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Continuing from Lesson 2, let’s talk about double vowels, glottal stops, and the two ways of saying “yes” and “no.” Tip me or subscribe to my Patreon for early access to all lessons: https://www.patreon.com/gofilipinopod Special thanks to "Rainbows" by Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com). Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License. This podcast is sponsored by Anchor

Duration:00:10:04

Lesson 2: Find Your Way (Questions Tourists Could Use)

3/10/2019
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Let's learn how to make use of the Tagalog language as a tourist. This episode helps you ask for directions, say sorry for bothering strangers, and ask how much is the "Barrel Man." Tip me or subscribe to my Patreon for early access to all lessons: https://www.patreon.com/gofilipinopod Special thanks to "Rainbows" by Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com). Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License. This podcast is sponsored by Anchor

Duration:00:15:41

Lesson 1: The Foundations (Pronunciations and Basic Greetings)

2/25/2019
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Before we go deep into learning the Filipino language, we focus first on pronunciations of vowels and basic greetings. Tip me or subscribe to my Patreon for early access to all lessons: https://www.patreon.com/gofilipinopod Special thanks to "Rainbows" by Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com). Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License. This podcast is sponsored by Anchor

Duration:00:41:00