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‘Original and Fake’ in Tagalog

April 11, 2012

 

originaltunay

fakepeke

 

Most Filipino uses the word ‘orig’ for original, for example ‘Its original.’ to say it in Tagalog its ‘Orig yan.’

 

Other examples:

  • Is it original? – Orig ba yan? / Tunay ba yan?
  • This is really original. – Orig na orig ito. / Tunay na tunay ito.
  • Do you think it’s original? – Sa tingin mo orig ba to? / Sa tingin mo tunay ba to?
  • I don’t know if it’s original. – Hindi ko alam kung orig yan. / Hindi ko alam kung tunay yan.  

 

Use ‘fake-peke’ in Tagalog Sentences:

  • It’s fake. – Peke to.
  • Don’t believe on that, it’s fake. – Wag kang maniwala diyan, peke yan.
  • I think it’s fake. – Sa tingin ko peke to.
  • Your necklace is fake. – Peke yung kwintas mo.

 

fake goldpekeng ginto, hindi tunay nag into
fake friendpekeng kaibigan, hindi tunay na kaibigan

original certificatetunay na kasulatan
original copytunay na kopya

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