Phrases from Yahoo
May 1, 2011
Mala- means just like, similarly to, nearly, closely, approximately
The word mala should be added a second word that you want to compare, it should be a ‘noun’ and should be place on the next of the word mala.
If you want to compare your girlfriend that she is like an angel in tagalog, you use the ‘mala-angel’. As you can see the word angel that you want to compare the similarities of your girlfriend is added on the next of the word mala.
Ang aking kasintahan ay mala-anghel sa kagandahan. (My girlfriend’s beauty is like an angel.)
Mala-diosa (like a goddess)
Mala-reyna (like a queen)
Mala-bata (like a child)
Mala-aktor (like an actor)
Mala-tigre (like tiger)
Similarities of Spanish and Tagalog
© Copyright 2009-2011 TagalogSayings.com, All Rights Reserved.