This is a lesson about negation in Filipino. This includes words or expressions used to form a negative form as opposted to the affirmative. For example "I don't understand".
|Not yet: hindi pa|
|No one: walang may...
|No longer: hindi na|
|Never: hindi kailanman|
|Cannot: hindi puwede / maaari|
|Should not: hindi dapat|
The below examples demonstrate how to use the negation form in a sentence. Don't be shy to use of these expressions if you don't know something.
|We don't understand: hindi naming naiintindihan|
|I do not speak Japanese: hindi ako nagsasalita ng Hapon
|I cannot remember the word: hindi ko natatandaan ang salita|
|You should not forget this word: hindi ko dapat makalimutan ang salitang ito
|No problem!: walang problema!|
|I don't know!: hindi ko alam
|I'm not interested!: hindi ako interesado; wala akong gana|
|Don't worry!: huwag kang mag-alala
|This is wrong: mali ito|
|This is not correct: hindi ito tama
|No one here speaks Greek: walang nagsasalita ng griyego dito|
|I'm not fluent in Italian yet: hindi pa ako matatas magsalita ng italyano|
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