VOCABULARY

When you talk about the ability of someone to do something, you use the prefix maka- and makapag-. When you talk about getting someone to do something, you use the prefix magpa-. Study the following vocabulary words, and take the e-mail quiz below for practice.  If you need additional grammar notes before doing the activity, please check the Tagalog Grammar link first.

Click on the green audio button to listen to each of the following Tagalog words.

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makakanta

turqball.gif (579 bytes) magpagupit turqball.gif (579 bytes) makabuhat turqball.gif (579 bytes) magpa-manikyur
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makatulog

turqball.gif (579 bytes) magpatahi turqball.gif (579 bytes) makatapos turqball.gif (579 bytes) magpagawa
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makalakad

turqball.gif (579 bytes) magpakulot turqball.gif (579 bytes) makatugtog turqball.gif (579 bytes) magpamasahe
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makasayaw

turqball.gif (579 bytes) magpalaba turqball.gif (579 bytes) makagawa turqball.gif (579 bytes) magpamaneho
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makakain

turqball.gif (579 bytes) magpalinis turqball.gif (579 bytes) magpaplantsa turqball.gif (579 bytes) makapagbiro
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makaintindi

turqball.gif (579 bytes) magpaluto turqball.gif (579 bytes) makapagturo turqball.gif (579 bytes) magpapinta
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makalimutan

turqball.gif (579 bytes) magpatingin turqball.gif (579 bytes) makapaglitson turqball.gif (579 bytes) magpaahit
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makatulong

turqball.gif (579 bytes) magpaayos turqball.gif (579 bytes) makapagsalita turqball.gif (579 bytes) magpaturo
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makapagmiting

turqball.gif (579 bytes) magpakulot