Filipino Lesson(11/June)[6.11 tue]
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From this April, we are picking-up
a word alphabetically every month
that has various meanings with
The word this month is "kaya".
kaya... can do or capability
C: Neriza, Hindi ko
N: Kayang-kaya mo iyan. Ano ba ang
gusto mong paksa?
C: Tungkol sa mga bayaning Pilipino
na may kaugnayan sa Japan.
N: Maganda iyan!
C: Puwede na kaya ang dokumentaryong
ginawa ko sa buhay ni Mariano Ponce at
ng Asawa niyang si Kiyo -San?
N: Aba! Kababayan ko sina Mariano Ponce
at ang Lolo ko ang sumulat ng kanyang
C: Talaga! Kaya pala hindi napinsala ang
Baliuag noong digmaan!!
N: Oo, kasi malaki ang paggalang nila kay
Kiyo-San . Mula raw siya sa pamilya ng
C: May-kaya pala sila!
C: Neriza, I am not capable of doing what
you want me to do in the Panel discussion.
N: You can do it! What topic do you like?
C: About the lives of Filipinos who have
connections to Japan.
N: That will be nice!
C: Is my documentary on the lives of Mariano
Ponce and his wife be ok?
N: Oh, Mariano Ponce was our townmate and
my grandfather was his biographer.
C; Really! That explains why Baliuag was not
heavily damaged during the war.
N: Yes, because the soldiers respected her.
They said that she comes from a Samurai family.
C: So Kiyo San's family was well-off!
<<<Words & Phrases in the dialogue>>>
1. Pinagagawa ... request or assignment
2. Kayang-kaya ... can do well
3. Paksa ... topic
4. Dokumentaryo ... documentary
5. Bayani(+ng) ... hero
6. Kababayan ... townmate
7. Talambuhay ... biography
8. Napinsala ... damaged or destroyed
9. Panahon ... period or times of
10.Iginagalang ... respected
11.Sundalong hapon ... Japanese soldier
12.Maykaya ... well off